The Conquest of America: The Question of the Other

By: Todorov, Tzvetan; Howard, Richard

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First American edition. Jacket clipped. 1984 Hard Cover. x, 274 pp. Translated from French original by Richard Howard. A fascinating study of cultural confrontation in the New World, with implications far beyond sixteenth-century America,The Conquest of Americahas 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: Latin America, American, Modern First Editions, Spanish, Pre-Columbian America,

Edition: First American Edition

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1984

ISBN Number: 0060151803

ISBN Number 13: 9780060151805

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 2306079

Keywords: AMERICAN HISTORY PHILOSOPHY EUROPE EUROPEAN SPAIN SPANISH SPANIARDS CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS MEXICO CARIBBEAN ATZEC,