Subject: http://icaa.mfah.org/vocabs/names/index.php?tema=4664×
Topic Descriptor: http://icaa.mfah.org/vocabs/names/index.php?tema=4664×
Name Descriptor: Vespucci, Amerigo, 1451-1512×
  • El presagio de América
    Reyes, Alfonso, 1889-1959
    1942
    In these three extracts from the first chapter of his book Última Tule, Alfonso Reyes considers the history of conquest and how it has fostered mythic notions of the Americas. In the text “Colón y Américo Vespucio,” he corrects the historical [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 839023

  • The Utopia
    More, Thomas, Sir, Saint, 1478-1535
    2001
    In this text, Thomas More narrates an episode from his own life in which he met and conversed with Raphael Hythloday, a Portuguese sailor who had traveled on four of Amerigo Vespucio’s voyages across the Atlantic and on the fourth one was left [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 839168