CULTURAL READINGS: Colonization & Print in the Americas
Jay I. Kislak Foundation
|Bartholomé de Las Casas, |
Brevissima relación de la destruycion de las Indias [nine tracts on the Indies].
Seville: Sebastian Trugillo, 1552-1553.
|Las Casas's critique is particularly powerful because Las Casas was not only a master of important traditions of Scholastic philosophy and logic, he was also an acute observer who reported on the situation of the Indians in an immediate, persuasive style.|
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