Mérida, Yucatán, and its hinterland, 1780-1860

by Gabriel Jesus Mendez

Written in English
Published: Pages: 227 Downloads: 77
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Subjects:

  • Mayas -- History.,
  • Mérida (Mexico) -- History.,
  • Yucatán (Mexico : State) -- History.

Edition Notes

Statementby Gabriel Jesus Mendez.
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 227 leaves, bound :
Number of Pages227
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17004674M

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Maya Wars is the first collection of documents devoted entirely to the nineteenth-century Yucatec Mayas. This compilation includes writings by priests, missionaries, Hispanic officials and military officers, foreign travelers and explorers, and the Mayas themselves.

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Mérida, city, capital of Yucatán estado (state), southeastern lies near the northwestern tip of the Yucatán Peninsula, about 20 miles (30 km) south of Progreso, its port on the Gulf of Francisco de Montejo gave the name Mérida to the captured Mayan city T’ho (Tihoo).

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My interest in the campesino rebellion of Yucatan--the so-called Caste War--and the related cult that featured a Christian cross through which God spoke in Maya, was first piqued in the mids, when as a graduate student in Mexico I encountered The Maya of East Central Quintana Roo, by Alfonso Villa Rojas.I was delighted when Nelson Reed's The Caste War of Yucatan appeared a decade later.

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History of the Spanish Conquest of. Yucatan and of the Itzas. CHAPTER I. THE PRE-COLUMBIAN HISTORY OF THE MAYAS AND OF THE ITZAS, I N general it may be said that the Maya culture occupied the peninsula of Yucatan, portions of the states of Tabasco and Chiapas in Mexico, Guatemala, and the northern part of Honduras.

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