The Conquest of America: The Question of the Other

By: Todorov, Tzvetan; Howard, Richard

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Pages faintly toned, occasional marginalia. 1987 Trade Paperback. x, 274 pp. A fascinating study of cultural confrontation in the New World, with implications far beyond sixteenth-century America, The Conquest of America has become a classic in its field. It offers an original interpretation of the discovery of America by Columbus and of the subsequent conquest, colonization, and destruction of Mexico and the Caribbean by the Spaniards at the beginning of the modern era.

Title: The Conquest of America: The Question of the Other

Author: Todorov, Tzvetan; Howard, Richard

Categories: Philosophy, American, European,

Publisher: Harper Colophon Books: 1987

ISBN Number: 006132065X

ISBN Number 13: 9780061320651

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 2268312

Keywords: AMERICAN HISTORY PHILOSOPHY,