Padron Ricardo Books
Books di Padron Ricardo
The Spacious Word
edizioni Univ of Chicago Pr collana Univ of Chicago Pr (Hardcover) , 2004
The Spacious Word explores the history of Iberian expansion into the Americas as seen through maps and cartographic literature, and considers the relationship between early Spanish ideas of the world and the origins of European colonialism. Spanish mapmakers and writers, as Padrón shows, clung to a much older idea...