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Casas, Bartolom\E9 de las, (1474-1566) Aqui se Contiene una Disputa, o Controversia [Second Edition]

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC04220 Author/Creator: Casas, Bartolom\E9 de las, (1474-1566) Place Written: Vallad, [Spain] Type: Books Date: 1552 Pagination: 1

Summary of Content: The fifth tract on the conquest of the New World and rights of the Indians. In Spanish.

People: Casas, Bartolom\E9 de las, 1474-1566.

Historical Era: The Americas to 1620

Keywords/Subjects: Frontiers and Exploration, American Indian History, Global History and Civics, Foreign Affairs

Sub Era: Native Americans Imperial Rivalries Exploration