New World Gold Cultural Anxiety and Monetary Disorder in Early Modern Spain


Elvira Vilches examines economic treatises, stories of travel and conquest, moralist writings, fiction, poetry, and drama to reveal that New World gold ultimately became a problematic source of power that destabilized Spain’s sense of ...

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Vilches, E

Published Date

  • May 15, 2010

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  • 368

International Standard Book Number 10 (ISBN-10)

  • 0226856194

International Standard Book Number 13 (ISBN-13)

  • 9780226856193