Essays Tagged: "Spaniard"


nd Magellan, who sailed under the flag of Spain. It was not until 1536 that CHILE was explored by a Spaniard named Diego de Almagro. Almagro was an associate of Francisco Pizarro in the conquest of Pe ... an ambush prepared for him. Valdivia was captured and executed, his entire army was also killed.The Spaniards eventually dominated CHILE During this period CHILE was a Captaincy General of Spain and s ...

(3 pages) 158 0 3.7 Jan/1996

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

The Case Of The Spaniard Quietist Miguel de Molinos

f the instances in which a mixture of the elements mentioned above were present was the case of the Spaniard quietist Miguel de Molinos during the XVII century. Molinos was accused by the Church with ...

(7 pages) 32 0 4.3 Mar/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Broken Spears. Speaks of the conquest of the Aztec empire

cieties whose cultural differences are just as distant as the dividing seas between the two worlds. Spaniards had the intention of territorial expansion and wealth accumulation while the Aztecs had in ... ich also showed incongruity in both cultures.At the forefront of this dispute was the leader of the Spaniard expedition Hernan Cortes The economic motive of the Spanish conquistador Cortes was based p ...

(6 pages) 154 1 4.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History

This is an analytical paper based on the book "The American Halocaust" that analyzes the brutality forced against the Indians.

nearly an entire human race. The death of the Natives was not justifiable. They truly believed the Spaniards were friends and even gave them food and gifts upon request. In return for their humble be ... nds and even gave them food and gifts upon request. In return for their humble behavior towards the Spaniards, they were betrayed and paid with their lives for being good Samaritans.Most of the Spania ...

(3 pages) 58 1 3.5 Feb/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History


among the first to make collages by pasting material onto the canvas.Before his 50th birthday, the Spaniard from Malaga had become the very prototype of the modern artist as public figure. No painter ...

(4 pages) 98 0 3.9 Mar/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

The Mayas Of north America.

gs to the actual territories of Guatemala, Belice and southeast Mexico. But this only prolonged the Spaniard conquest at the beginning of XVI century. The difference from Teotihuacán, the Mayas ... s unit split into one-dozen of very competitive mini-states. This was the politic panorama that the Spaniards found when they arrived to Yucatán in 1517MayaIntroductionThe ancient Maya were a g ...

(10 pages) 84 0 2.3 Dec/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The Use of Force and its Results. A review on the movie: "1492: Conquest of Paradise". Emphasizes on the justification of the use of force on the movie and its effects.

ling with the pleasantries of everyday living.The first literal contact between the natives and the Spaniards occurred when a native approached a Spaniard and touches his cleft lip. When he didn't rea ... aniard and touches his cleft lip. When he didn't react, the other natives also approached the other Spaniards and groped their equipments, hair and body. The irony is that the natives will serve as ul ...

(2 pages) 44 0 5.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

The Destruction of the Aztecs as a Result of Miscommunication and Lack of Cultural Understanding

The collision of the Spaniards and the Aztecs was a collision of two alien cultures that had evolved over thousands of ye ... al understanding were major factors in the breakdown of diplomatic relations between the Aztecs and Spaniards. The Aztec perspective was based on prophecy and sign but the Spanish were led by tangible ... and power. Thus, the Aztec's were defeated prior to the coming of the Conquistador. It was not the Spaniards who killed the Aztec nation, but the Aztec nation itself. Was the conquest an act of genoc ...

(26 pages) 146 2 4.8 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

The Face Of War by Salvador Dali

Dali was to live for eight years and reach the pinnacle of his worldly fame and success.Dali was a Spaniard born on 11 May 1904 in the little village of Cadaques. Dali came from a middle class family ...

(2 pages) 43 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays


en the Fauve artists themselves were startled by the experiments begun by Pablo Picasso. Picasso, a Spaniard, had come to Paris to practice his art. He had won initial success with bluish, melancholy ...

(4 pages) 101 1 4.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Discuss the Aims and the Work of Manet - make particular reference to his influences and contemporary life, which would have affected his work. Make reference to specific works

space, and impressed artists with its beauty and economy of line. Also, the Emperor's marriage to a Spaniard in 1853 had given a new leash of life to 'Hispagnolisme' - a fashion for all things Spanish ...

(6 pages) 84 0 2.8 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

The 'Revolutionary Discoveries' of Cubism

was officially introduced by the works of the French Fauvist painter Georges Braque (1882-1963) and Spaniard Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) in the years of 1907-09. The movement rejected the painterly conv ...

(3 pages) 61 0 0.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Christopher Columbus

s proud of his hometown. He was also a very loyal Genoese. He really never did become a naturalized Spaniard. In the book "Admiral of the Ocean Sea" it quotes him saying, "Because from it I came and i ... island, another jumped into a Rum Cay canoe that came up to the ship while Columbus was ashore. The Spaniards chased them but their crew was much to fast for them to catch. They pursued them all the w ...

(9 pages) 98 1 3.3 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Was Elizabeth I a good Queen?

But Philip was very unpopular in England and Elizabeth didn't want to share any of her power with a Spaniard. If she married him she would have to convert to Catholicism, as well as the whole of Engla ...

(5 pages) 59 0 4.7 Jun/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

What caused the pueblo revolt of the 1680?

, the first thing that comes to mind is that the Pueblo Indians were suffering suppression from the Spaniards, they must have been treated bad and thus they revolted against the upper class. However, ... r of the question 'what caused the pueblo revolt?' There are those who argue that Pueblo Indian and Spaniards developed a mutually beneficial relationship before exterior forces tore them apart in the ...

(11 pages) 52 1 3.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Trace of America's Begginning's through Literature.

xplorers emphasized the America's abundant resources hoping to fund further expeditions. De Vaca, a Spaniard explorer, provided the first account of animals and plants that the Europeans had never kno ...

(22 pages) 312 0 4.7 Sep/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers


The colonization of civilizations has changed the world's history forever. From the French, Spaniard, and down to the English, have changed cultures, traditions, religions, and livelihoods of ...

(4 pages) 25 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Teaching And Learning

pt and correct me in mid-sentence when referred to as Black. This is like calling a Puerto Rican or Spaniard Hispanic. Hispanic can mean Honduran, Mexican, Guatemalan, or one of numerous ethnicities t ...

(2 pages) 85 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Cortez and The Fall Of The Aztec Empire

invaders. Their main goals were to convert the natives into Christianity and to find gold. When the Spaniards came to the new land to take over the Aztecs, they allied with other Native American clans ... . A huge factor of why the Aztecs fell was because of the diseases that were brought along with the Spaniards. It is commonly known that there are two sides to each story and the story of the Aztecs i ...

(9 pages) 73 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History

Deeper and harder than solitude: social isolation. Comparison between the play “La vida es sueño”, written by the Spaniard Pedro Calderón de la Barca and in the story “Everyday Use”, created by the American author Alice Walker.

development of identity can be observed both in the play "La vida es sueño", written by the Spaniard Pedro Calderón de la Barca and in the story "Everyday Use", created by the American ...

(6 pages) 0 0 0.0 Sep/2013

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature