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Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382508-018
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8250-8
... XVII About how Captain Francisco Pizarro remained on the deserted island and ofthe many things he and his companions endured, and about the arrival ofthe ships in Panama Those who have seen Gorgona Island, as...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382508-035
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8250-8
... XXXIV About how those ofthe island still planned to kill the Spaniards, and TumbaM was imprisoned, and how the islanders fought with our men The Spanish Christians remained on Puna during the said...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382508-045
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8250-8
... XLIV About what Atahualpa told his people before they moved from where they were, and how one ofthe Christians came to talk to him Atahualpa was very proud. It seemed to him impOSSible that anything fol. 51 could occur...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382508-047
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8250-8
... XLVI About how in the morning ofthe following day the Spaniards went to survey the countryside, and how the news ofAtahualpa's capture spread throughout the entire realm It seems that by capturing Atahualpa...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382508-079
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8250-8
... LXXVIII How Pizarro was falsely informed that Almagro had agreed to divest him ofhis governance and life, and how after some notable things occurred, they arrived at Pachacamac, and what else happened until the City ofthe...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382508-087
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8250-8
... LXXXVI About how Pif{arro left CUf{co to return to the City ofthe Kings When the adelantado left for the Chiriguano expedition the governor decided to return to the City of the Kings to be in the...
Published: 09 August 1985
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382959-049
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8295-9
...What Are the Names Ofthe Three Tutelary Hamadryads Ofthe Hickory Grove On Dirty John Creek in the Nantahalas? BUSTHAID BLOCKADE POPSKULL ...
Published: 27 July 1998
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8251-5
...Acknowledgments I thank Ben Anderson and John Pemberton for commenting on parts of the manuscript, and I acknowledge Rudolf Mrazek for his comments and for his work on technology in colonial Indonesia, which promises to give us an entirely new picture ofthe period. Stimulated by the...
Book Chapter

By Martha Kaplan
Published: 20 June 1995
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8191-4
... 7. Vatukaloko Chiefs 34 8. Chiefs ofRakiraki 35 9. Origins and Relations ofthe Vatukaloko 152 10. Relation ofthe Eastern Coastal Kingdoms to the Vatukaloko 152 I I. Wives and Descendants ofDegei 153 12. Descendants ofRokomoutu and His Son Vueti 154 13. Drauniivi Village in the I 980s...
Published: 01 January 1998
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8250-8
... PROLOGUE Pedro de Cieza de Leon was the first historian to write a global history of the Andes. In conveying to the reader an obligatory description of the land, and in creating a history of the Incas of Cuzco that was the earliest vision ofthe pre-Spanish world...
... List ofAbbreviations CE Centenary Edition ofthe Works ofTheodore Parker CS The Complete Sermons ofRalph Waldo Emerson CW The Collected Works ofRalph Waldo Emerson JMN TheJournals andMiscellaneous Notebooks ofRalph Waldo Emer• son L The...
Published: 12 August 1994
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382638-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8263-8
... second portrays the severity of Oriental veiling, subtly implying, by the clearly apparent dark eyes ofthe Oriental woman, a lasciviousness that must be kept hidden behind the mask. These con• trasting images of the Orient are striking, above all, because they point to the contradictory stereotypes...
Book Chapter

By Mattias Gardell
Published: 07 October 1996
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8243-0
... not mainly based on actual facts but on the socially constructed and mass-mediated images that are themselves part of the problem. The role ofthe researcher is related to this web ofconflicting images, misrepresen• tations, and misunderstandings. A social scientist is among other things a...
Published: 01 December 1999
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382195-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8219-5
...2 Transculturation and Subalternity: The "Lettered City" and the Tupac Amaru Rebellion Shanta Nag, who came from a generation ofmiddle-class women whose mothers were already educated, tells the story ofhow she learned to read the alphabet. It was sometime around the turn ofthe century. Her...
Published: 19 October 1993
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381792-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8179-2
... 12 The Problem ofthe Gods The most difficult problem in the interpretation ofEuripidean trag• edy is deciphering the role and meaning ofthe gods. The difficulties raised by the onstage appearance of divinities in plays like the Hip...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382508-028
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8250-8
... Pizarro reached the court, he presented himself before the [members] ofthe Council ofthe Indies because they govern the Indies by mandate from the king.! He informed them how much he and his partners had suffered and spent; he told them about what he saw in the land that he had...
Published: 12 August 1994
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382638-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8263-8
... illustrated with what one might call "colonialist" photographs, which, like the author's fiction, depict different aspects ofEnglish life in India at the height ofBritish rule. In the center ofthe cover photograph for The Day's Work, for example, a British writer (or a colonial administrator, perhaps) is...
Published: 28 July 1993
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382591-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8259-1
... marketing pur• poses. The annual fiction contests they sponsored between the mid-1970S and the mid-1980s gave creative writing a solid boost-an overwhelming majority ofthe writers ofthe baby-boom generation rose to literary promi• nence by winning these contests. The Nativist theorists may have felt...
Published: 28 July 1993
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382591-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8259-1
... CHAPTER ONE Introduction The death of President Chiang Ching-kuo ofthe Republic ofChina on Tai• wan in 1988 marked the end of an era in postwar Taiwan. This era began in 1949, when China's Nationalist government, led by Chiang Kai-shek...
Published: 28 July 1993
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382591-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8259-1
... translation of"gen• eration," although tai are only ten to fifteen years apart. Most ofthe Modern• ists discussed in this work, with the exception ofLi Ang and Li Yung-p'ing, belong to the "middle" generation, who were in their early teens around 1949 and who started their literary careers under the...