Empire: How Spain Became a World Power, 1492-1763 (American)

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Price
$19.99
Publisher
Harper Perennial
Publish Date
Pages
640
Dimensions
6.05 X 1.16 X 9.01 inches | 1.52 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780060932640
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About the Author

Henry Kamen is a fellow of the Royal Historical Society in London and an emeritus professor of the Higher Council for Scientific Research in Barcelona. He is the author of Empire: How Spain Became a Great Power, 1492-1763, as well as several other books on Spain. He divides his time between Barcelona and the United States.

Reviews

"As new forms of global imperialism develop, this sophisticated and broad-minded book could not be more timely."--Publishers Weekly
"An import chronicle, written with fluidity and a commanding sweep, along with a sharp eye for telling detail."--Atlantic Monthly
"Enthralling .... Magnificent history."--Wall Street Journal
"Well written and exactingly researched."--Kirkus Reviews