Reviews in the Fall ’12 SCJ – Updated!*

The Sixteenth Century Journal 43 (Fall 2012) has the following reviews:

*(Now including a couple that I missed when I originally posted this.)

Wendy J. Turner reviews Gunnar W. Knutsen, Servants of Satan and Masters of Demons: The Spanish Inquisition’s Trials for Superstition: Valencia and Barcelona, 1478-1700 (Brepols, 2009).

Donald J. Kagay reviews Noel Fallows, Jousting in Medieval and Renaissance Iberia (Boydell & Brewer, 2010).

Anna Reid reviews Gonzalo Fernández de Oviedo, Sumario de la Natural Historia de las Indias, ed. Álvaro Baraibar (Madrid: Iberoamericana, 2010).

Samuel A. Claussen reviews Martha K. Hoffman, Raised to Rule: Educating Royalty at the Court of the Spanish Habsburgs, 1601-1634 (LSU Press, 2011).

Aurelio Espinosa reviews Stafford Poole, Pedro Moya de Contreras: Catholic Reform and Royal Power in New Spain, 1571-1591, 2nd ed. (University of Oklahoma Press, 2011).

Linde M. Brocato reviews The Origins of Modern Welfare: Juan Luis Vives, De subventione pauperum, and City of Ypres, Forma subventionis pauperum, ed. Paul Spicker (Peter Lang, 2010).

Roger Louis Martínez Dávila reviews Howard J. Erlichman, Conquest, Tribute, and Trade: The Quest for Precious Metals and the Birth of Globalization (Amherst, NY: Prometheus Books, 2010).

Jessica A. Boon reviews Terence O’Reilly, The Bible in the Literary Imagination of the Spanish Golden Age: Images and Texts from Columbus to Velázquez (Philadelphia: Saint Joseph’s University Press, 2010).

Michael Vargas reviews Gaspar de Villagrá, Historia de la nueva Mexico, ed. Manuel M. Martín Rodríguez (Madrid: Instituto Franklin, 2010).

Faith S. Harden reviews An Early Modern Dialogue with Islam: Antonio de Sosa’s Topography of Algiers (1612), ed. María Antonia Garcés, trans. Diana de Armas Wilson (University of Notre Dame Press, 2011).

Lesley J. Pattinson reviews Cécile Cassy-Vincent, Les Saintes Vierges et Martyres dans L’Espagne du XVII siècle: Culte et Image (Madrid: Casa de Velasquez, 2011).

Brian Moots reviews Bertrand Haan, L’amitié entre princes: Une alliance franco-espagnole au temps des guerres de Religion (1560-1570) (Paris: Presses Universitaires de France, 2011).

Lawrence E. Frizzell reviews Maria Ana Travassos Valdez, Historical Interpretations of the “Fifth Empire”: The Dynamics of Periodization from Daniel to Antonio Vieiera, SJ (Brill, 2011).


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Scott Taylor is an associate professor in the history department at the University of Kentucky.


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