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The Native Struggle for Justice in the Spanish Empire: Welcome

This guide includes primary and secondary resources for the class "The Native Struggle for Justice in the Spanish Empire" (LAH4930).

The Latin American & Caribbean Collection (LACC)



The George A. Smathers Libraries at the University of Florida has one of the most important collections regarding the Caribbean, Brazil, and Latin America.

Guayane, Terre Ferme, Isles Antilles, et Nlle Espagne

Handbook of Middle American Indians

Handbook of Middle American Indians (HMAI) is a sixteen-volume compendium on Mesoamerica , from the prehispanic to the late twentieth century. Volumes on particular topics were published from the 1960s and 1970s under the general editorship of Robert Wauchope. Separate volumes with particular volume editors deal with a number of general topics. Select volumes have become available in e-book format.

Volume 1. Natural Environment and Early Cultures

Volumes 2-3. Archeology of Southern Mesoamerica

Volume 4. Archeological Frontiers and External Connections

Volume 5. Linguistics

Volume 6. Social Anthropology

Volumes 7-8, Ethnology

Volume 9. Physical Anthropology

Volume 10-11. Archeology of Northern Mesoamerica

Volumes 12-15, Guide to Ethnohistorical Sources

Volume 12, Guide to Ethnohistorical Sources, Part 1

Volume 13. Guide to Ethnohistorical Sources, Part 2

Volume 14. Guide to Ethnohistorical Sources, Part 3

Volume 15. Guide to Ethnohistorical Sources, Part 4

Volume 16. Handbook of Middle American Indians-
Bibliography for all volumes

Handbook of Middle American Indians

UF SMATHERS, Latin America - Reference F1434.H3 In-Library Use

UF SMATHERS, Latin America - General Collection 970.428.H236

Subject Guide

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University of Florida

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Oxford Bibliographies

Oxford Bibliographies in Latin American Studies are annotated peer-reviewed bibliographies across many regional, temporal, and topical subject areas related to Latin America. They're a great resource for finding a research topic and finding recommended resources. 

Definition of Open Access

Open Access are scholarly resources that are digital, online, and free. The digital repositories listed here are not peer reviewed but contain holdings of renowned academic institutions.

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