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Friar Bringas Reports to the King: Methods of Indoctrination on the Frontier of New Spain 1796-97 by Bringas de Manzaneda y Encinas; Diego Miguel Las Cruses - First Edition - 1977 - from Uncommon Works, IOBA and Biblio.com

Friar Bringas Reports to the King: Methods of Indoctrination on the Frontier of New Spain 1796-97

by Bringas de Manzaneda y Encinas; Diego Miguel Las Cruses

Condition: Fine/very good +


Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 1977. First Edition. Cloth. Fine/very good +. A fine first edition in a lightly worn, very good plus dust jacket. Red cloth boards. Map end papers. Dust jacket has tiny closed tear and chips at head of spine on jacket. Dust jacket now protected in a clear, removable, archival cover. ix, 177 pp. including index. Quarto, 7 1/4 x 10 1/4 inches tall. A significant contribution to a deeper understanding of the Spanish period in Arizona and Sonora, Mexico, this translation of Father Diego Miguel Bringas' 1796–97 report on missionary activities presents a rare first-hand account of Spanish attempts to direct cultural change among the Pima Indians.


  • Bookseller: Uncommon Works, IOBA US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 688
  • Title: Friar Bringas Reports to the King: Methods of Indoctrination on the Frontier of New Spain 1796-97
  • Author: Bringas de Manzaneda y Encinas; Diego Miguel Las Cruses
  • Format/binding:Cloth
  • Book condition: Used - Fine
  • Jacket condition: very good +
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10:0816505993
  • ISBN 13:9780816505999
  • Publisher: University of Arizona Press
  • Place: Tucson
  • Date published: 1977
  • Keywords: new world, spain, americas, native american, indian, mission
  • Bookseller catalogs: Spanish Conquest;
  • Subjects: HISTORY / Americas (North, Central, South, West Indies);

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