Title: Breve relacion de la destruccion de las Indias occidentales. Contributor Names: Casas, Bartolomé de las, Created / Published: Filadelfia, J.F. . A Short Account of the Destruction of the Indies (Spanish: Brevísima relación de la destrucción de las Indias) is an account written by the. Brevisima relacion de la destruccion de las indias / A short account of the destruction of the Indies by Bartolome De Las Casas, , available at.

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There was a problem filtering reviews rrlacion now. Don’t have a Kindle? This page was last edited on 12 Decemberat His account was largely responsible for the passage of the new Spanish colonial laws known as the New Laws destryccionwhich abolished native slavery for the first time in European colonial history and led to the Valladolid debate.

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He describes the extensive torture, murder, and mutilation of the Natives, referring to them as “innocent Sheep” who were “assaulted” by dee Spanish colonizers. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Views Read Edit View history. Escuela de Estudios Hispano-Americanos.

A Short Account of the Destruction of the Indies

De Las Casas juxtaposes the inhumane mistreatment of the Spanish conquistadors with the inherent goodness of the indigenous people in destruccio exaggerated manner in his strategy of persuasion. It is important to look at A Short Account as an important observation of what was happening to the indigenous people at the hands of the Spanish conquistadors, but also as an example of rhetoric or propaganda.


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Share your thoughts with other customers. The avarice and holocaust committed by the European greed in the Americas is incredible. The following other wikis use this file: The following 5 pages uses this file: Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon.

During the s, people did not know what caused disease or how it spread. Showing of 1 reviews. If the file has been modified from its original state, some details such as the timestamp may not fully reflect those of the original file. Brevisia Brief Account of the Destruction of the Indies. Today, it is known destruccon Old World diseases and the lack of immunity caused a large number of indigenous deaths. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? The reason why De Las Casas did not mention the number of indigenous deaths caused by old world diseases is not a political one.

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The images described by Las Casas were later depicted by Theodor de Bry in copper plate engravings that helped expand the Black Legend against Spain. You must also include a United States public domain tag to indicate why this work is in the public destrucciob in the United States. The discovery of germs wasn’t until the s, and their association with diseases was not even accepted by the medical profession until the s.

Retrieved from ” https: Journal of Anthropological Research. Get to Know Us. English Choose a language for shopping. One of these items ships sooner than the other. However, Las Casas found their attempts insufficient to protect the welfare of the Indians, and returned to Spain to appeal to the Spanish monarch in From toLas Casas traveled back and forth between Spain and Spanish colonies in Latin America numerous times, struggling to find a common ground between Spanish authorities and his own humanitarian aims to improve the conditions of Indian subjects in Spanish dominions.


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Ondias Las Casas has been accused by destruccio scholars [ citation needed ] about making exaggerated claims in terms ee the death toll and mistreatment of destrudcion indigenous people. In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikisource. A Short Account of the Destruction of the Indies. A Short Account of the Destruction of the Indies is a book that is acclaimed by scholars for its rhetorical effect. Learn more about Amazon Giveaway. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally.

If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? De Las Casas’ A Short Accountwas a revised history of the conquest, in the relaicon that he includes facts that would aid him in his argument.