Historia general de las Indias

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Book Information

Serie:Historia 207
ISBN ebook:9788498168990
ISBN papel:9788496290136
Páginas:398
Portada:Jean Théodore de Bry: El Nuevo mundo
Prólogo de:Jorge Gurría Lacroix
Edición anotada:Jorge Gurría Lacroix
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Description

Although Francisco López de Gomara never went to America, he did receive direct testimonials from Cortés and other famous explorers. With this information he wrote Historia General de las Indias, a widely read work at the time. The text provides a detailed succession of events, written with elegance and loaded with quotations from the classics. With regard to the natives, he takes the view of an officer.