By: Todorov, Tzvetan; Howard, Richard
New York, Harper Colophon Books: 1987
Seller ID: 2268312
Binding: Trade Paperback
Condition: Very Good
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 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. View More...