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HIST-6500 : Colonial Latin American History - Landers: Books

Vanderbilt Universities Library Catalog

Vanderbilt University Library Catalog

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America -- Discovery and Exploration -- Spanish

Conquerors -- Spain -- History

Latin America -- History -- To 1600  (or To 1830)
Spain -- Colonies -- America -- Early works to 1800

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