Secret science : Spanish cosmography and the new world /

The discovery of the New World raised many questions for early modern scientists: What did these lands contain? Where did they lie in relation to Europe? Who lived there, and what were their inhabitants like? Imperial expansion necessitated changes in the way scientific knowledge was gathered, and S...

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Main Author: Portuondo, María M., (Author)
Format: eBook
Published: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2009.
Online Access:Available via EBSCO eBook Collection
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