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Landa, Diego de 1524-1579

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Works: 78 works in 250 publications in 9 languages and 3,832 library holdings
Genres: History  Dictionaries  Sources  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc 
Roles: Author, Other
Classifications: F1435, 972.6
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Most widely held works about Diego de Landa
 
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Most widely held works by Diego de Landa
Yucatan before and after the conquest by Diego de Landa( Book )

103 editions published between 1864 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 2,101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains a full account of Maya customs, activities, history, ceremonial festivals and functions, as well as the geography and natural history of Yucatan
Landa's Relación de las cosas de Yucatan : a translation by Diego de Landa( Book )

32 editions published between 1941 and 1978 in 3 languages and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of the manuscript Troano by Cyrus Thomas( Book )

3 editions published in 1882 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bericht aus Yucatán by Diego de Landa( Book )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in German and Undetermined and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Los Mayas de Yucatán by Diego de Landa( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in Spanish and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents selections from sixteenth-century bishop Fray Diego de Landa's account of the language, culture, and environment of the Mayas
Pleito entre D. Francisco Velázquez de Gijón, Gobernador de Yucatán, y el Obispo Fray Diego de Landa, año de 1574 by Diego de Landa( Book )

4 editions published in 1960 in Spanish and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relazione sullo Yucatán by Diego de Landa( Book )

3 editions published in 1983 in Italian and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relaciones de Yucatán by José María Asensio( Book )

in Spanish and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relation des choses du Yucatán : 1566 by Diego de Landa( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in French and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the things of Yucatán : written by the bishop of Yucatán, based on the oral traditions of the ancient Mayas by Diego de Landa( Book )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relation des choses de Yucatan = Relación de las cosas de Yucatán by Diego de Landa( Book )

in French and Spanish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yucatán at the time of the Spanish encounter = Relación de las cosas de Yucatán by Diego de Landa( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In an ambitious new translation of Diego de Landa's Relación de las cosas de Yucatán, the editor revises and updates the language for the contemporary reader of English. In the process he captures the narrative power and intensity, the nuances and subtleties of meaning and the emotions of Landa's history of Yucatán at the time of Spanish arrival, conquest, and settlement of the peninsula. Landa's observations speak of his intellectual curiosity about and of his respect for the First Peoples of Yucatán. For instance, he credits the vast architectural legacy, from the pyramids to the monumental ceremonial centers, to the Mayas' ancestors, and not other 'nations.' At the same time, Landa surmises that the Maya of centuries past were healthier, better fed, and enjoyed a more diverse diet compared to the Maya of his time. This has only recently been confirmed through the analysis of human remains dating back to the Classic Maya period. These intellectual insights, however, stand in sharp contrast with Landa's conviction that the devil visited Yucatán, which led him to establish an Inquisition, for which he was denounced and made to defend himself before the Council of the Indies in Spain. This episode remains arguably the darkest one in Yucatán's post-Hispanic history. These beliefs about the presence of the devil, however, as the Salem witch trials a century later demonstrate, were common throughout the world at the time. Now, for the first time, both a new English-language translation and Landa's original Spanish-language manuscript are published in the same volume. This is the timeless historical work that constitutes the foundation of our understanding of the ambivalence that characterizes the co-existence of the Maya and Spaniards in Yucatán, an ambivalence that in many ways continues to the present day."--
Relaci©đn de las cosas de yucat©Łn by Diego de Landa( Book )

3 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La fin du monde Maya relation du Yucatán by Diego de Landa( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Landa's relacién de las cosas de Yucatan by Diego de Landa( Book )

1 edition published in 1941 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relación de las cosas de Yucatán : la cultura maya según el testimonio del Obispo de Yucatán en 1566 by Diego de Landa( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relation des choses de Yucatan by Diego de Landa( Book )

1 edition published in 1928 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nueba esupanya hokokusho . yukatan jibutsuki( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Landa's "Relación de las cosas de Yucatan" : a translation, edited with notes, by Alfred M. Tozzer by Diego de Landa( Book )

3 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relaciones de Yucatán by José María Asensio( )

in Spanish and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Yucatan before and after the conquest
Alternative Names
Calderón, Diego de Landa

Calderón, Diego de Landa 1524-1579

De Landa Calderón, Diego.

De Landa, Diego.

De Landa, Diego 1524-1579

Diego de Landa Calderón

Diego de Landa obispo español de Yucatán y cronista de Indias

Diego de Landa pensativo creador Chile

Diego de Landa Spaans conquistador (1524-1579)

Diego de Landa spanischer Bischof von Yucatán

Diego de Landa Spanish Bishop of Yucatán (1524–1579)

Diego de Landa vescovo cattolico spagnolo

Hastiin Diego de Landa

Landa Caderón, Diego de.

Landa Calderón, Diego de

Landa Calderón, Diego de 1524-1579

Landa, Diego

Landa, Diego de 1524-1579 Bp

Landa, Diego de, Bp., 1524-1579

Landa, Diego de, O.F.M.

Де Ланда, Диего 1524-1579

Диего де Ланда

Диего де Ланда Кальдерон 1524-1579

Дыега дэ Ланда

Дыега дэ Лянда

Дієго де Ланда

Ланда Д. 1524-1579

Ланда, Диэго де 1524-1579

Ланда Кальдерон Д. де 1524-1579

اسقف دیگو دلاندا

ディエゴ・デ・ランダ

ランダ

迭戈·德·兰达

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Los Mayas de Yucatán