Ambivalent Conquests: Maya and Spaniard in Yucatan, by Inga Clendinnen

By Inga Clendinnen

this is often either a particular learn of conversion in a nook of the Spanish Empire, and a piece with implications for the certainty of ecu domination and local resistance through the colonial international. Dr Clendinnen explores the intensifying clash among competing and more and more divergent Spanish visions of Yucatan and its damaging results. She seeks to penetrate the methods of considering and feeling of the Mayan Indians in an in depth reconstruction in their review of the intruders.

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