México, D.F: Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana, 2017. First Edition. Paperback. 294p., maps, photos, plans, bibl., wrps. New. Item #66040
"Fundaciones monásticas en la Sierra Nevada" is a study on monastic foundations in the Sierra Nevada, constructed by Franciscan, Dominican, and Augustinian friars along a commercial and cultural route between Mexico City and southern New Spain. Each of these monasteries was built under a new architectural model, with the main objective of evangelizing natives. This work is divided into three main parts: "Historia", "Medio ambiente", and "Fundaciones monásticas"