Get buyback upto Rs.9000 on iPads. FREE accidental damage protection. FLAT 50% OFF AT @HOME ON SELECT PRODUCTS
Spanish Central America: A Socioeconomic History, 1520- 1720

Spanish Central America: A Socioeconomic History, 1520- 1720 (Paperback)

By Author : Murdo J Mac Leod 
R 2,532 ($ 40.51) (£ 23.34)
+ (Sourcing Fee: R 380 )




Imported Edition.
New & Used from sellers starting at

Also Available In:

Edition Price Availability
Ebook, Epub 1,801 In Stock.
Paperback 1985 2,236 In Stock.
Hardcover 2007 6,866 In Stock.
Ships in 5 - 7 Days. FREE Shipping in India
Check Delivery to my Area

Spanish Central America: A Socioeconomic History, 1520- 1720 Description

The seventeenth century has been characterized as "Latin America's forgotten century." This landmark work, originally published in 1973, attempted to fill the vacuum in knowledge by providing an account of the first great colonial cycle in Spanish Central America. The colonial Spanish society of the sixteenth century was very different from that described in the eighteenth century. What happened in the Latin American colonies between the first conquests, the seizure of long-accumulated Indian wealth, the first silver booms, and the period of modern raw material supply? How did Latin America move from one stage to the other? What were these intermediate economic stages, and what effect did they have on the peoples living in Latin America? These questions continue to resonate in Latin American studies today, making this updated edition of Murdo J. MacLeod's original work more relevant than ever.

Colonial Central America was a large, populous, and always strategically significant stretch of land. With the Yucatá n, it was home of the Maya, one of the great pre-Columbian cultures. MacLeod examines the long-term process it underwent of relative prosperity, depression, and then recovery, citing comparative sources on Europe to describe Central America's great economic, demographic, and social cycles. With an updated historiographical and bibliographical introduction, this fascinating study should appeal to historians, anthropologists, and all who are interested in the colonial experience of Latin America.


Book Details


Title: Spanish Central America: A Socioeconomic History, 1520- 1720
Publisher: University of Texas Press
Author: Murdo J Mac Leod
Edition: Paperback
Language: English
ISBN: 029271761X
EAN: 9780292717619
No. of Units: 1
No. of Pages: 554
Publish Date: 2007-12-1
Binding: Paperback
Deliverable Countries: This product ships to Restricted International (Books).

Discussion : Spanish Central America: A Socioeconomic History, 1520- 1720

See Discussion
* The book summary and image may be of a different edition or binding of the same title.
* Book reviews are added by registered customers. They need not necessarily buy book.
* These books are NOT available for reading online or for free download in PDF or ebook format.
* Price can change due to reprinting, price change by publisher or sourcing cost change for imported books.

www.infibeam.com/Books is the biggest online bookstore in India for sale of books at best price - fiction, literature, audiobooks, study guides, novels, story books, rare books, textbooks and books by popular authors. These are available in various editions and bindings e.g. paperback and at best discount.
Bastard Prince