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Author Thomas, Hugh, 1931-

Title The golden empire : Spain, Charles V, and the creation of America / Hugh Thomas

Publ Info New York : Random House, [2010]
2010
Edition First U.S. edition
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 CCRI-Newport  F1411 .T46 2011    AVAILABLE
 RIC  F1411 .T46 2011    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  F1411 .T46 2011    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  F1411 .T46 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xviii, 646 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps, genealogical tables ; 25 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references and index
A narrative chronicle of Spain's dominant years traces Latin America's exploration, conquest, and economic development between 1522 and 1556, offering insight into how period accomplishments remain influential in today's world
LC subject Latin America -- History -- 16th century
Latin America -- Discovery and exploration -- Spanish
Latin America -- Civilization -- Spanish influences
Spain -- History -- Charles I, 1516-1556
Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor, 1500-1558
Spain -- Colonies -- America -- Administration -- History -- 16th century
ISBN 9781400061259 (acid-free paper)
1400061253 (acid-free paper)