The Essential Diaz: Selections From The Conquest Of New Spain (Hackett Classics)
Publish Date: 2014-03-15
Author: Bernal Diaz del Castillo;Ted Humphrey
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Ideally suited for use in swift-moving surveys of World, Atlantic, and Latin American history, this abridgment of Ted Humphrey and Janet Burke's 2012 translation of the True History provides key excerpts from Diaz's text and concise summaries of omitted passages. Included in this edition is a new preface outlining the social, economic, and political forces that motivated the European discovery of the New World.