Handbook of Middle American Indians, Volume 12: Guide to by Howard F. Cline

By Howard F. Cline

Guide to Ethnohistorical Sources includes Volumes 12 via 15 of the Handbook of center American Indians, released in cooperation with the center American examine Institute of Tulane collage lower than the final editorship of Robert Wauchope (1909–1979). The Guide has been assembled less than the amount editorship of the overdue Howard F. Cline, Director of the Hispanic beginning within the Library of Congress, with Charles Gibson, John B. Glass, and H. B. Nicholson as affiliate quantity editors. It covers geography and ethnogeography, particularly the Relaciones Geográficas (Volume 12); assets within the ecu culture: published collections, secular and non secular chroniclers, biobibliographies (Volume 13); resources within the local culture: prose and pictorial fabrics, record of repositories, name and synonymy index, and annotated bibliography on local resources (Volumes 14 and 15).

Volume 12, that's half one of many Guide, includes the next: “Introduction: Reflections on Ethnohistory,” “Introductory Notes on Territorial Divisions of center America,” “Viceroyalty to Republics, 1786–1952: historic Notes at the Evolution of heart American Political Units,” “Ethnohistorical areas of heart America,” “The Relaciones Geográficas of the Spanish Indies, 1577–1648,” “A Census of the Relaciones Geográficas of recent Spain, 1579–1616,” and “The Relaciones Geográficas of Spain, New Spain, and the Spanish Indies: An Annotated Bibliography,” all of the foregoing by means of Howard F. Cline. additionally it comprises: “Colonial New Spain, 1519–1786: ancient Notes at the Evolution of youth Political Jurisdictions” through Peter Gerhard; “The Pinturas (Maps) of the Relaciones Geográficas, with a Catalog” through Donald Robertson; “The Relaciones Geográficas, 1579–1586: local Languages” through H. R. Harvey; and “The Relaciones Geográficas of Mexico and primary the United States, 1740–1792” via Robert C. West.

The Handbook of center American Indians was once assembled and edited on the center American examine Institute of Tulane collage with the help of delivers from the nationwide technological know-how origin and lower than the sponsorship of the nationwide examine Council Committee on Latin American Anthropology.

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