Digitized books in the Benson’s Rare Book Collection encompassing a wide variety of topics relating to Spanish and Latin America, including literature, histories, travel accounts, and secondary sources.

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Date Range(s): 1518-1899
Country(ies): Argentina; Brazil; Bolivia; Mexico; Peru; Philippines; United States; Uruguay; Colombia; Cuba; El Salvador; Paraguay; Puerto Rico; Chile; Ecuador; Guatemala; Venezuela; Panama; Nicaragua
Course Subject(s): African and African Diaspora Studies; Art & Art History; Borderland Studies; Brazilian Studies; Indigenous Studies; Latin American Studies; Linguistic & Language Studies; Literary Studies; Mexican American & U.S. Latinx Studies; Religious Studies; U.S. History: pre-1877; U.S. History: 1877-present; Women & Gender Studies; World Geography Studies; World History Studies
Topic(s): Indigenous Communities; Colonialism; Exploration; Cuban Revolution; Catholic Church; Inca; Jesuits; Poetry; Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz; Hernan Cortes; Garcilaso de la Vega; Economy
Document Type(s): Grammars; Histories; Broadsides; Photographs; Chronicles; Reports; Government Documentation
Language(s): Spanish; English; Latin; German; Quechua; French
Physical Repository: Benson Latin American Collection, The University of Texas at Austin

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