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The Resource Documents of the Coronado expedition, 1539-1542 : "they were not familiar with His Majesty, nor did they wish to be his subjects", edited, translated, and annotated by Richard Flint and Shirley Cushing Flint

Documents of the Coronado expedition, 1539-1542 : "they were not familiar with His Majesty, nor did they wish to be his subjects", edited, translated, and annotated by Richard Flint and Shirley Cushing Flint

Label
Documents of the Coronado expedition, 1539-1542 : "they were not familiar with His Majesty, nor did they wish to be his subjects"
Title
Documents of the Coronado expedition, 1539-1542
Title remainder
"they were not familiar with His Majesty, nor did they wish to be his subjects"
Statement of responsibility
edited, translated, and annotated by Richard Flint and Shirley Cushing Flint
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • ita
  • nah
  • eng
Summary
"This volume is the first annotated, dual-language edition of thirty-four original documents from the Coronado expedition. Using the latest historical, archaeological, geographical, and linguistic research, Richard and Shirley Flint make available accurate transcriptions and modern English translations of the documents, including seven never before published and seven others never before available in English. The volume includes a general introduction and explanatory notes at the beginning of each document."--Jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
979/.01
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Language note
English translations and annotations, with complete transcriptions of the Spanish, Italian, and Nahuatl originals
LC call number
E125.V3
LC item number
D66 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Documents of the Coronado expedition, 1539-1542 : "they were not familiar with His Majesty, nor did they wish to be his subjects", edited, translated, and annotated by Richard Flint and Shirley Cushing Flint
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 708-723) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Letter of Vázquez de Coronado to the King, December 15,1538 -- Letter of Vázquez de Coronado to Viceroy Mendoza, March 8, 1539 -- Letter of Vázquez de Coronado to the King, July 15,1539 -- Letter of the Viceroy to the King, 1539 -- Decree of the King appointing Vázquez de Coronado Governor of Nueva Galicia, April 18, 1539 -- The Viceroy's instructions to Fray Marcos de Niza, November 1538, and narrative account by Fray Marcos de Niza, August 26, 1539 -- Letters from Antonio de Mendoza and Rodrigo de Albornoz, October 1539 -- Testimony of witnesses in Habana regarding Fray Marcos's discoveries, November 1539 -- The Viceroy's appointment of Vázquez de Coronado to lead the expedition, January 6, 1540 -- The King's confirmation of Váquez de Coronado's appointment, June 11, 1540 -- Testimony of Juan Bermejo and of Vázquez de Coronado's purchasing agent, Juan Fernández Verdejo, 1552 -- Muster roll of the expedition, Compostela, February 22, 1540 -- Record of Mexican Indians participating in the expedition, 1576 -- Hearing on depopulation charges, February 26, 1540 -- Narrative of Alarcón's voyage, 1540 -- The Viceroy's instructions to Hernando Alarcón, May 31, 1541 -- The Viceroy's letter to the King, Jacona, April 17, 1540 -- Hermán Cortés's brief to Carlos V concerning the injuries done to him by the Viceroy of Nueva España, June 25, 1540 -- Vázques de Coronado's letter to the Viceroy, August 3, 1540 -- Formation of a company between Mendoza and Pedro de Alvarado, Tiripitío, November 29, 1540 -- Account of Pedro de Alvarado's Armada, 1541 -- Traslado de las nuevas (anonymous narrative), 1540 -- La relación Postrera de Cíbola (Fray Toribio de Benavente's narrative), 1540s -- Hernando de Alvarado's narrative, 1540 -- Letter from Viceroy Mendoza to Fernández de Oviedo, October 6, 1541 -- Vázquez de Coronado's letter to the King, October 20, 1541 -- Disposal of the Juan Jiménez Estate, 1542 (copy, 1550) -- The relación de la Jornada de Cíbola, Pedro de Castañeda de Nájera's narrative, 1560s (copy 1596) -- The relación del Suceso (anonymous narrative), 1540s -- Juan Jaramillo's narrative, 1560s -- Juan Troyano's proof of service, 1560 -- Melchior Pérez's petition for preferment, 1551 -- Cristóbal de Escobar's proof of service, 1543 -- Vázquez de Coronado's petition for recovery of Encomiendas, 1553
Control code
56955894
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 746 pages
Isbn
9780870744969
Lccn
2004062562
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. Items laid in: 1 journal clipping; 1 copied newspaper clipping. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)56955894
Label
Documents of the Coronado expedition, 1539-1542 : "they were not familiar with His Majesty, nor did they wish to be his subjects", edited, translated, and annotated by Richard Flint and Shirley Cushing Flint
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 708-723) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Letter of Vázquez de Coronado to the King, December 15,1538 -- Letter of Vázquez de Coronado to Viceroy Mendoza, March 8, 1539 -- Letter of Vázquez de Coronado to the King, July 15,1539 -- Letter of the Viceroy to the King, 1539 -- Decree of the King appointing Vázquez de Coronado Governor of Nueva Galicia, April 18, 1539 -- The Viceroy's instructions to Fray Marcos de Niza, November 1538, and narrative account by Fray Marcos de Niza, August 26, 1539 -- Letters from Antonio de Mendoza and Rodrigo de Albornoz, October 1539 -- Testimony of witnesses in Habana regarding Fray Marcos's discoveries, November 1539 -- The Viceroy's appointment of Vázquez de Coronado to lead the expedition, January 6, 1540 -- The King's confirmation of Váquez de Coronado's appointment, June 11, 1540 -- Testimony of Juan Bermejo and of Vázquez de Coronado's purchasing agent, Juan Fernández Verdejo, 1552 -- Muster roll of the expedition, Compostela, February 22, 1540 -- Record of Mexican Indians participating in the expedition, 1576 -- Hearing on depopulation charges, February 26, 1540 -- Narrative of Alarcón's voyage, 1540 -- The Viceroy's instructions to Hernando Alarcón, May 31, 1541 -- The Viceroy's letter to the King, Jacona, April 17, 1540 -- Hermán Cortés's brief to Carlos V concerning the injuries done to him by the Viceroy of Nueva España, June 25, 1540 -- Vázques de Coronado's letter to the Viceroy, August 3, 1540 -- Formation of a company between Mendoza and Pedro de Alvarado, Tiripitío, November 29, 1540 -- Account of Pedro de Alvarado's Armada, 1541 -- Traslado de las nuevas (anonymous narrative), 1540 -- La relación Postrera de Cíbola (Fray Toribio de Benavente's narrative), 1540s -- Hernando de Alvarado's narrative, 1540 -- Letter from Viceroy Mendoza to Fernández de Oviedo, October 6, 1541 -- Vázquez de Coronado's letter to the King, October 20, 1541 -- Disposal of the Juan Jiménez Estate, 1542 (copy, 1550) -- The relación de la Jornada de Cíbola, Pedro de Castañeda de Nájera's narrative, 1560s (copy 1596) -- The relación del Suceso (anonymous narrative), 1540s -- Juan Jaramillo's narrative, 1560s -- Juan Troyano's proof of service, 1560 -- Melchior Pérez's petition for preferment, 1551 -- Cristóbal de Escobar's proof of service, 1543 -- Vázquez de Coronado's petition for recovery of Encomiendas, 1553
Control code
56955894
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 746 pages
Isbn
9780870744969
Lccn
2004062562
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. Items laid in: 1 journal clipping; 1 copied newspaper clipping. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)56955894

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