3D SER., 49, NO. 2 (APRIL 1992)

Taking Possession and Reading Texts: Establishing the Authority of Overseas Empires 
Patricia Seed
183

The Discursive Encounter of Spain and America: The Authority of Eyewitness Testimony in the Writing of History 
Rolena Adorno
210

Patterns in Early Spanish Overseas Expansion 
John E. Kicza
229

Christopher Columbus and His Enterprise to the Indies: Scholarship of the Last Quarter Century 
Delno West
254

Columbus and the North: England, Iceland, and Ireland 
David B. Quinn
278

The Indian Population of North America in 1492 
John D. Daniels
298

The New Alliance of History and Archaeology in the Eastern Spanish Borderlands 
Michael Gannon
321

Columbian Encounters: Beyond 1992 
James Axtell
335

Trivia

Reviews of Books

“An Academic Columbian Exchange: Literature and History,” an essay review of Greenblatt, Marvelous Possessions: The Wonder of the New World, and Representations, Number 33 
(1991). By Alden T. Vaughan and Virginia Mason Vaughan 362

Fernández-Armesto, Columbus. By Paul E. Hoffman 372

Taviani, Columbus: The Great Adventure. His Life, His Times, and His Voyages. By Paul E. Hoffman 372

Wilford, The Mysterious History of Columbus: An Exploration of the Man, the Myth, the Legacy. By Pauline Moffitt Watts 374

Henige, In Search of Columbus: The Sources for the First Voyage. By Oliver Dunn 376

West and Kling, The Libro de las profecías of Christopher Columbus. An en face Edition. By David Henige 379

Russell, Inventing the Flat Earth: Columbus and Modern Historians. By J. B. Harley 381

Cheyfitz, The Poetics of Imperialism: Translation and Colonization from The Tempest to Tarzan. By Robert M. Bliss 382

Sale, The Conquest of Paradise: Christopher Columbus and the Columbian Legacy. By William Cronon 384

Circa 1492: Art in the Age of Exploration, ed. Levenson. By Sheila Ffolliott 387

Seeds of Change: A Quincentennial Commemoration, ed. Viola and Margolis. By Robert D. Mitchell 390

Nebenzahl, Atlas of Columbus and The Great Discoveries. By Matthew H. Edney 395

Harley, Maps and the Columbian Encounter: An Interpretive Guide to the Travelling Exhibition. By Matthew H. Edney 395

Books Received


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