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Author Morgan, Ronald J. (Ronald Jay), 1958-
Title Spanish American saints and the rhetoric of identity, 1600-1810 / Ronald J. Morgan.
Published Tucson : University of Arizona Press, c2002.
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 Floor2  BX4659.L3 M67 2002    IN LIBRARY
Government Doc # UA 5.2:S 61/3 azdocs
Description x, 238 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 213-230) and index.
Contents A new world of piety : writing the saint's life in Spanish America -- Holy immigrant : old world continuities in the lives of Sebastiań de Aparicio -- Heretics by sea, pagans by land : St. Rosa de Lima and the limits of criollismo in colonial Peru -- Hagiography in service of the patria chica : the life of St. Mariana de Jesús, "Lily of Quito" -- "Very good blood" : reconstructing the Asian identity of Catarina de San Juan -- Birth pangs of a criollo saint : defending the Mexican origins of St. Felipe de Jesús.
Subject Christian saints -- South America -- Biography.
ISBN 0816521409 (alk. paper)
OCLC number 47971496