The Devastation of the Indies: A Brief Account

The Devastation of the Indies: A Brief Account

The Devastation of the Indies is an eyewitness account of the first modern genocide, a story of greed, hypocrisy, and cruelties so grotesque as to rival the worst of our own century. Las Casas writes of men, women, and children burned alive "thirteen at a time in memory of Our Redeemer and his twelve apostles.".A Short Account of the Destruction of the Indies (Spanish: Brevísima relación de la destrucción de las Indias) is an account written by the Spanish Dominican friar Bartolomé de las Casas in (published in ) about the mistreatment of and atrocities committed against the indigenous peoples of the Americas in ‎Background - ‎Legacy - ‎Reliability - ‎Rhetorical strategy.A Brief Account. Bartolomé de Las The present translation of The Devastation of the Indies is based on the edition and appeared for the first time in Brief Account of the Devastation of the Indies. By Bartoleme de Las Casas. The Indies were discovered in the year one thousand four hundred and ninety-two.The Devastation of the Indies is an eyewitness account of the first modern In an introduction, historian Bill M. Donovan provides a brief biography of Las Casas.THE DEVASTATION OF THE INDIES: A BRIEF ACCOUNT by Bartolome de Las Casas. THE INDIES were discovered in the year one thousand four.Bartoleme de Las Casas, Brief Account of the Devastation of the Indies. The Indies were discovered in the year one thousand four hundred and ninety-two. In the following year a great many Spaniards went there with the intention of settling the land.The Devastation of the Indies: A Brief Account seacoast has been explored for more than ten thousand leagues, and each day more of it is being explored. And.Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg.Bartolomé de Las Casas was the first and fiercest critic of Spanish colonialism in the New World. An early traveller to the Americas who sailed.Events in History at the Time the Account Takes Place Source for information on A Short Account of the Destruction of the Indies: World Literature and Its Times.Bartolomé de las Casas. A SHORT ACCOUNT. OF THE DESTRUCTION. OF THE INDIES written , published * [EXCERPTS].14 Dec - min - Uploaded by Full Audiobooks SUBSCRIBE HERE ospekuny.com TO OUR CHANNEL. FRESH CONTENT UPLOADED.27 Jun - 14 min - Uploaded by TYRONE ST Read Online: ospekuny.com~daviss/work/files/presentations/casshort/.No autograph manuscript survives of the Short Account. I have used the text of the first printed edition which appeared at Seville, Spain's premier port and the.