The Resource Calvete De Estrella's De Rebus Indicis , a Latin History of the Spanish Conquest of Peru : A Study of Classical Influences and Spanish Sources, (electronic resource)

Calvete De Estrella's De Rebus Indicis , a Latin History of the Spanish Conquest of Peru : A Study of Classical Influences and Spanish Sources, (electronic resource)

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Calvete De Estrella's De Rebus Indicis , a Latin History of the Spanish Conquest of Peru : A Study of Classical Influences and Spanish Sources
Title
Calvete De Estrella's De Rebus Indicis , a Latin History of the Spanish Conquest of Peru
Title remainder
A Study of Classical Influences and Spanish Sources
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Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Juan Cristobal Calvete de Estrella (c. 1510/20-1593) was a Spanish humanist with close connections to the courts of Charles V and Philip II, to the latter of whom he was a tutor. Among his many works in Latin and Spanish was De Rebus Indicis, a Latin history of the accounts of chroniclers, used documents probably supplied by the family of Cristobal Vaca de Castro, Francisco Pizarro's successor as governor. The book is commonly thought to be the longest continuous history of its subject in Latin. It tracks down and compares the primary sources drawn upon for De Rebus Indicis, in so far as these
Cataloging source
AU-PeEL
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Weeks, Zebulun Q
Dewey number
985.02
Language note
English
LC call number
F3442 .C14 W44 2012
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • America -- Discovery and exploration -- Spanish
  • Calvete de Estrella, Juan Cristóbal, d. 1593. De rebus Indicis
  • Peru -- History -- Conquest, 1522-1548
  • Regions & Countries - Americas
  • History & Archaeology
  • Latin America
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Calvete De Estrella's De Rebus Indicis , a Latin History of the Spanish Conquest of Peru : A Study of Classical Influences and Spanish Sources, (electronic resource)
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Publication
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Description based upon print version of record
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online resource
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cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication Page; Table of Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Biography of Juan Cristobal Calvete de Estrella; Purpose of Book; Importance of De Rebus Indicis; Contents of Chapters; Chapter 1: State of the Question; Brief Mentions of Calvete; Short Biographical Sketches; Scholarly Introductions and Articles; Plagiarism and De Rebus Indicis; Chapter 2: Francisco Lopez De Gomara And Augustin de Zarate; Calvete's Reasons for Writing This History; Four Sources of the First Four Books; The Unknown Pilot; New Lands or India?; Mutiny and Malice; Methods
  • Augustin de ZarateChapter 3: Pedro De Cieza De Leon And Pedro De La Gasca; Pedro Cieza de Leon; Perspicuitas; Pedro de la Gasca; Geographical Excursus; Place Names; Narrator and Exornator; Chapter 4: Sources of Book Five through Seven; Cristobal Vaca de Castro; Private and Public Letters (Located Sources); Private and Public Letters (Unlocated Sources); Memoirs; Legal Documents; Defense of Vaca de Castro; "Causa Contra Barragan"; Personal Accounts; Unlocated Sources; Chapter 5: Chapter Influences; Specific Influences; General Influences; Character Sketches; Other General Influences
  • Formal InfluencesChapter 6: Speeches; Epideictic; Forensic; Deliberative; Speeches Given by Vaca de Castro; Chapter 7: Exploits; Battle of Chupas; Chapter 8: Methods and Purposes; The Prefaces; Defense of Vaca de Castro; The Divine in De Rebus Indicis; The Great Man; Morality (Fides); Civil War; Worthy of Memory; Bibliography; Index
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (326 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780773411425
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computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
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  • (CKB)2670000000208227
  • (EBL)943517
  • (OCoLC)796384764
  • (SSID)ssj0000687630
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12347739
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000687630
  • (PQKBWorkID)10756618
  • (PQKB)11618269
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000208227
Label
Calvete De Estrella's De Rebus Indicis , a Latin History of the Spanish Conquest of Peru : A Study of Classical Influences and Spanish Sources, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication Page; Table of Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Biography of Juan Cristobal Calvete de Estrella; Purpose of Book; Importance of De Rebus Indicis; Contents of Chapters; Chapter 1: State of the Question; Brief Mentions of Calvete; Short Biographical Sketches; Scholarly Introductions and Articles; Plagiarism and De Rebus Indicis; Chapter 2: Francisco Lopez De Gomara And Augustin de Zarate; Calvete's Reasons for Writing This History; Four Sources of the First Four Books; The Unknown Pilot; New Lands or India?; Mutiny and Malice; Methods
  • Augustin de ZarateChapter 3: Pedro De Cieza De Leon And Pedro De La Gasca; Pedro Cieza de Leon; Perspicuitas; Pedro de la Gasca; Geographical Excursus; Place Names; Narrator and Exornator; Chapter 4: Sources of Book Five through Seven; Cristobal Vaca de Castro; Private and Public Letters (Located Sources); Private and Public Letters (Unlocated Sources); Memoirs; Legal Documents; Defense of Vaca de Castro; "Causa Contra Barragan"; Personal Accounts; Unlocated Sources; Chapter 5: Chapter Influences; Specific Influences; General Influences; Character Sketches; Other General Influences
  • Formal InfluencesChapter 6: Speeches; Epideictic; Forensic; Deliberative; Speeches Given by Vaca de Castro; Chapter 7: Exploits; Battle of Chupas; Chapter 8: Methods and Purposes; The Prefaces; Defense of Vaca de Castro; The Divine in De Rebus Indicis; The Great Man; Morality (Fides); Civil War; Worthy of Memory; Bibliography; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (326 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780773411425
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2670000000208227
  • (EBL)943517
  • (OCoLC)796384764
  • (SSID)ssj0000687630
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12347739
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000687630
  • (PQKBWorkID)10756618
  • (PQKB)11618269
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000208227

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