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Sin, Crimes, and Retribution in Early Latin America: A Translation and Critique of Sources--Lope de Aguirre, Francisco de Carvajal, Juan Rodriguez Fre Felix Jay

Sin, Crimes, and Retribution in Early Latin America: A Translation and Critique of Sources--Lope de Aguirre, Francisco de Carvajal, Juan Rodriguez Fre

Felix Jay

Published January 1st 1999
ISBN : 9780773481923
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344 pages
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Organized aggression and conquest have always provided violent men with an opportunity to commit atrocities, and this applies to the Spanish Conquest of the Americas. In Peru, two names overshadow all acts of violence by reason of exceptionalMoreOrganized aggression and conquest have always provided violent men with an opportunity to commit atrocities, and this applies to the Spanish Conquest of the Americas. In Peru, two names overshadow all acts of violence by reason of exceptional expressions of evil - Lope de Aguirre and Francisco de Carvajal. The translator of this volume has chosen to let the eyewitnesses and secondary sources tell the stories of their atrocities.