Conflict in the Early Americas

Conflict in the Early Americas : An Encyclopedia of the Spanish Empire's Aztec, Incan, and Mayan Conquests

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This detailed study is the only reference work of its kind to address Spain's conquest of Central and South America, providing in-depth coverage of native and European ideologies, political motivations, and cultural practices of the region.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 485 pages
  • 177.8 x 256.54 x 35.56mm | 1,156.65g
  • ABC-CLIO
  • Santa Barbara, United States
  • English
  • New.
  • 50
  • 1598847767
  • 9781598847765
  • 1,688,336

About Rebecca M. Seaman

Rebecca M. Seaman, PhD, is professor of history and chair of the department of history and political science at Elizabeth City State University, NC. She received her doctorate from Auburn University.show more

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"[T]his encyclopedia lives up to its subtitle, and is a compact compendium on a broad topic of study. Summing Up: Recommended. Lower- and upper-level undergraduates; general readers." - Choice "This handy reference tackles a dark and often misunderstood chapter in the history of the early Americas ... a diverse selection of topics are covered in the well-chosen, individually signed 280 entries ... cogently written and of sound scholarship." - Library Journal "This encyclopedia touches on three very popular research topics in high schools, community colleges, colleges, and universities, and will find an appreciative and eager readership." - ARBAshow more