México: Oceano / Turner, (Noema), 2021. First Edition. Paperback. 552p., photos, wrps. new. Item #75407
The work is structured in three time periods. The first: "Discoveries", covers the years between 1492 and 1511, grouping together everything that has happened since Columbus presented to the Catholic Monarchs his project to reach the Indies by traveling west. The second period of the work is called "Conquests". The analysis covers from the years 1510 to 1533. It explains the imperial designs and the period of conquest of the Aztec and Inca empires, analyzing and interpreting the struggles. The third period, entitled "Disenchantment", is between the years 1533 and 1542.