Mary, mother and warrior : the Virgin in Spain and the Americas / Linda B. Hall ; Teresa Eckmann, illustrations editor.

By: Hall, Linda B. (Linda Biesele), 1939-Contributor(s): Eckmann, TeresaMaterial type: TextTextPublisher: Austin : University of Texas Press, 2004Edition: 1st edDescription: xiii, 366 pages : illustrations ; 24 cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 0292706022; 9780292706026; 0292705956; 9780292705951Subject(s): Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint -- Devotion to -- Latin America -- History | Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint -- Devotion to -- Spain -- HistoryAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Mary, mother and warrior.DDC classification: 232.91/098 LOC classification: BT652.L29 | H35 2004Other classification: 11.54 | LC 36615
Contents:
The Spanish reverence -- Discoverers, conquerors, and Mary -- Our lady in Mexico : catechisms, confessions, dramas, and visions -- Mexico : images, fiestas, miracles, and apparitions -- The Andean virgin -- The virgin as national symbol : the cases of Bolivia, Mexico, and Argentina -- Evita and Maria : religious reverence and political resonance in Argentina -- Marian celebrations at the turn of the millennium -- Mary moves north : aspects of national identity and cultural dissemination.
Review: "This wide-ranging and highly readable book explores the veneration of the Virgin Mary in Spain and the Americas from the colonial period to the present."--Jacket.
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 339-351) and index.

The Spanish reverence -- Discoverers, conquerors, and Mary -- Our lady in Mexico : catechisms, confessions, dramas, and visions -- Mexico : images, fiestas, miracles, and apparitions -- The Andean virgin -- The virgin as national symbol : the cases of Bolivia, Mexico, and Argentina -- Evita and Maria : religious reverence and political resonance in Argentina -- Marian celebrations at the turn of the millennium -- Mary moves north : aspects of national identity and cultural dissemination.

"This wide-ranging and highly readable book explores the veneration of the Virgin Mary in Spain and the Americas from the colonial period to the present."--Jacket.

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