Table of contents for The Jay I. Kislak Collection at the Library of Congress : a catalog of the gift of the Jay I. Kislak Foundation to the Library of Congress / Arthur Dunkelman ; with essays by Ralph Ehrenberg ... [et al.].

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Contents
Preface -- Dr. James Billington
Collector's note ¿ Jay I. Kislak
Introduction ¿ Arthur Dunkelman
Acknowledgements
Illustrations
A Note on the entries
Abbreviations of works frequently cited
I. FROM THE OLMEC TO THE ENCOUNTER: THE INDIGENOUS CULTURES BEFORE 
EUROPEAN CONTACT ¿ Introduction by Robert Sharer
Olmec and Izapan
Maya
Coastal Lowlands
Ballgame
Mexican Highlands
West México
Central and South America
Taíno
II. COLUMBUS AND THE ENCOUNTER-Introduction by John Lombardi
III. THE CONQUEST
Hernando Cortés and the Conquest of México
The Mexica and the Aztec Empire
Bartolomé de Las Casas
South America
IV. THE NEW GEOGRAPHY ¿ Introduction by Ralph Ehrenberg
The 16th century: Martin Waldseemüller & Johannes Schöner
Later Cartography
V. HISTORIES AND CHRONICLES
VI. VOYAGES AND TRAVELS-Introduction by Norman Fiering
VII. THE SOCIAL ORDER: COLONIAL LAW, TREATIES AND TRADE
VIII. NATURAL HISTORY, ETHNOGRAPHY AND ARCHAEOLOGY ¿ Introduction by 
George Stuart
Facsimiles of Codices
IX. FLORIDA AND THE CIRCUM-CARIBBEAN ¿ Introduction by _____________
Florida
West Indies
Pirates
English Mainland Colonies
México, Central, and South America
X. THE NEW NATION: THE UNITED STATES

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America -- History -- To 1810 -- Bibliography -- Catalogs.
America -- Discovery and exploration -- European -- Bibliography -- Catalogs.
Florida -- History -- To 1821 -- Bibliography -- Catalogs.
Caribbean Area -- History -- To 1810 -- Bibliography -- Catalogs.
Indians -- First contact with Europeans -- Bibliography -- Catalogs.
Indians of Central America -- History -- Bibliography -- Catalogs.
Indians of Mexico -- History -- Bibliography -- Catalogs.
Indians of North America -- History -- Bibliography -- Catalogs.
America -- Ethnic relations -- Bibliography -- Catalogs.
Jay I. Kislak Collection (Library of Congress) -- Catalogs.