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Labor Evangelica
Language: en
Authors: Francisco Colin
Type: BOOK - Published: 1900 - Publisher:

Women Religious Leaders in Japan's Christian Century, 1549-1650
Language: en
Pages: 422
Authors: Haruko Nawata Ward
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-12-05 - Publisher: Routledge

Meticulously researched and drawing on original source materials written in eight different languages, this study fills a lacuna in the historiography of Christ
Conquest and Pestilence in the Early Spanish Philippines
Language: en
Pages: 464
Authors: Linda A. Newson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-04-16 - Publisher: University of Hawaii Press

Scholars have long assumed that Spanish colonial rule had only a limited demographic impact on the Philippines. Filipinos, they believed, had acquired immunity
The Martyrs of Japan
Language: en
Pages: 324
Authors: Rady Roldán-Figueroa
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-06-22 - Publisher: BRILL

An examinination of the role that Catholic missionary orders played in the dissemination of accounts of Christian martyrdom in Japan. The author offers an overa
The Samurai and the Cross
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: M. Antoni J. Ucerler
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-06-13 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

In 1614 the shogunate prohibited Christianity amidst rumors of foreign plots to conquer Japan. But more than the fear of armed invasions, it was the ideological
Southeast Asian History
Language: en
Pages: 376
Authors: D.R. SarDesai
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-05-04 - Publisher: Routledge

Designed to stand on its own, or to accompany the seventh edition of D. R. SarDesai's Southeast Asia: Past and Present, this updated reader includes classic and
Women in the Lusophone World in the Middle Ages and the Early Modern Period
Language: en
Pages: 554
Authors: Darlene Abreu-Ferreira
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-11-20 - Publisher: Baywolf Press

The present collection echoes and contributes to a number of the issues defined by both the traditional and revisionist historiography. The intent of this speci
Our Lady of Guadalupe and Saint Juan Diego
Language: en
Pages: 173
Authors: Eduardo Chávez
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

Provides an account of the Guadalupan Event in which the Virgin Mary is said to have appeared to Juan Diego Cuauhtlatoatzin, a native Mexican, in 1531, investig
The Age of Trade
Language: en
Pages: 270
Authors: Arturo Giraldez
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-03-19 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

This groundbreaking book presents the first full history of the Manila galleons, which marked the true beginning of a global economy. Arturo Giraldez, the world
South East Asia, Colonial History: Imperialism before 1800
Language: en
Pages: 440
Authors: Paul H. Kratoska
Categories: Asia, Southeastern
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

The six volumes that make up this unique set provide an extensive overview of colonialism in South-East Asia. In the majority of cases, authors chosen were spec