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Fernández de Oviedo"s chronicle of America

Kathleen Ann Myers

Fernández de Oviedo"s chronicle of America

a new history for a New World

by Kathleen Ann Myers

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Published by University of Texas Press in Austin .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fernández de Oviedo y Valdés, Gonzalo, -- 1478-1557,
  • Historians -- America -- Biography,
  • Historians -- Spain -- Biography,
  • Explorers -- America -- Biography,
  • Explorers -- Spain -- Biography,
  • America -- Early accounts to 1600,
  • America -- Discovery and exploration -- Historiography,
  • America -- Discovery and exploration -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    StatementKathleen Ann Myers ; translations by Nina M. Scott.
    GenreBiography., Early accounts to 1600.
    ContributionsScott, Nina M., Fernández de Oviedo y Valdés, Gonzalo, 1478-1557.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE141.O96 M94 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17944628M
    ISBN 109780292717039
    LC Control Number2007021076

    Volume 2 of Batallas y quinquagenas: batalla primera, Gonzalo Fernández de Oviedo y Valdés, ISBN , Otras publicaciones: Author: Gonzalo Fernández de Oviedo y Valdés: Translated by: José Amador de los Ríos: Edition: illustrated: Publisher: Real Academia de la Historia, ISBN: , Length. Conquista y colonizacion de Puerto Rico segun el Cronista de Indias: Gonzalo Fernandez de Oviedo y Valdes (Spanish Edition) by Gonzalo Fernandez de Oviedo y Valdes, Dr Angel Rodriguez (Editor) and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at .

    Where the only previous translations of Gonzalo Fernández de Oviedo’s Natural History of the West Indies ( and ) are now unreadable, Sterling A. Stoudemire’s translated edition offers this foundational text to the modern reader in an accessible format. The original text, published in , is a beautiful Gothic example of the early Spanish-American chronicle, and .   University Press of Florida Book: Misfortunes and Shipwrecks in the Seas of the Indies, Islands, and Mainland of the Ocean Sea (–). Contributors: Gonzalo Fernández de Oviedo, translated and edited by Glen F. Dille. ISBN Numbers: .

    Gonzalo Fernández de Oviedo (–) was one of the most important early chroniclers of the Spanish presence in the Americas. Born in Madrid of noble parents from Asturias, at age 12 he became a page to the Duke of Villahermosa. He witnessed the surrender of Granada and, in , entered the service of Prince Don Juan I, whose death in changed the path of his life. Territories of History. Humanism, Rhetoric, and the Historical Imagination in the Early Chronicles of Spanish America. Sarah H. Beckjord “Territories reads like what it is, a first book, but only in the very best sense: it is concise, clear, well-organized and well-argued. Beckjord adopts her structure readymade from literary studies—a series of chapters on individual authors—and her.


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Fernández de Oviedo's Chronicle of America explores how, in writing his Historia, Oviedo created a new historiographical model that reflected the vastness of the Americas and Spain's enterprise there.

Kathleen Myers uses a series of case studies—focusing on Oviedo's self-portraits, drawings of American phenomena, approaches to myth, process of revision, and depictions of Native Americans—to analyze Oviedo's.

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