SERIES ON LATIN AMERICAN STUDIES
Cover: Titu Cusi in PAPERBACK

Series on Latin American Studies 15

Titu Cusi

A 16th Century Account of the Conquest

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PAPERBACK

$24.95 • £19.95 • €22.50

ISBN 9780674019737

Publication Date: 01/30/2006

Short

236 pages

6 x 9 inches

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First written in 1570, this work now published for the first time in modern Spanish with an English translation sheds light on the Inqa (Inca) world. The writing of Instrucción followed more than a decade of negotiations and skirmishes between Inqa rebels and Spanish officials who were receiving their orders from Spain to find a diplomatic, or alternatively violent, solution to integrate these independently governed territories under Spanish colonial rule.

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