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Landa, Diego de 1524-1579

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Works: 69 works in 372 publications in 12 languages and 4,196 library holdings
Genres: History  Dictionaries  Sources  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc 
Roles: Author, Other
Classifications: F1435, 972.6
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Most widely held works by Diego de Landa
Yucatan before and after the conquest by Diego de Landa( Book )

212 editions published between 1937 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 2,714 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
A study of the manuscript Troano by Cyrus Thomas( Book )

3 editions published in 1882 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relation des choses de Yucatan (Relacion de las cosas de Yucatan) texte espagnol et traduction française en regard by Diego de Landa( Book )

27 editions published between 1864 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Los Mayas de Yucatán by Diego de Landa( Book )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in Spanish and held by 34 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 20 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 16 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 14 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."--
Relacion de las cosas de Yucatan, sacada de lo que escrivio el padre fray Diego de Landa de la orden de St. Francisco by Diego de Landa( Book )

in Spanish 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 hōkokusho( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in Japanese 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

Tomado de la Relación de las cosas de Yucatán by Diego de Landa( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is an excerpt of "Relación de las cosas de Yucatán" written by Diego de Landa containing his descriptions of Maya religion and culture. The text includes Mayan words and phases and a small number of Mayan heiroglyphs
Relacion de las cosas de Yucatan sacada de lo que escrivió el padre fray D. de Landa ... MDLXVI by Diego de Landa( Book )

1 edition published in 1881 in English and held by 2 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 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

Диего де Ланда Кальдерон 1524-1579

Дыега дэ Ланда

Дыега дэ Лянда

Дієго де Ланда

Кальдерон‏, Диего де Ланда

Ланда Д

Ланда Д. 1524-1579

Ланда, Диэго де

Ланда, Диэго де 1524-1579

Ланда Кальдерон Д. де

Ланда Кальдерон Д. де 1524-1579

Ланда Кальдерон‏, Диего де

اسقف دیگو دلاندا

ディエゴ・デ・ランダ

ランダ

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Los Mayas de Yucatán