Yucatan Before and After the Conquest

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Courier Corporation, 1937 - History - 162 pages
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"These people also used certain characters or letters, with which they wrote in their books about the antiquities and their sciences...We found a great number of books in these letters, and since they contained nothing but superstitions and falsehoods of the devil we burned them all, which they took most grievously, and which gave them great pain."
 

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Diego de Landa (Cifuentes, 1524-Yucat n, 1579). Espa a. Ingres en al monasterio de San Juan de los Reyes de Toledo a los diecisiete a os y fue uno de los primeros frailes franciscanos que viaj a Yucat n para evangelizar a los mayas. Durante su primera etapa en el Nuevo mundo inciner numerosos documentos de la antigua civilizaci n maya. Tuvo que responder ante sus superiores de algunos desafueros.

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