First posted on September 24th 2013






Literature on the History of South America

Relevant Institutions : Digital Libraries :
Biblioteca Digital Andina, Biblioteca Virtual Miguel de Cervantes, Biblioteca Nacional Digital do Brazil

Relevant Institutions : Hemerotheques (Digital Newspaper Archives) :
Hemeroteca Digital Brasileira
Gazeta de Lima 1744, IA
Gazeta del Gobierno de Lima, 1810 Nov. 3, IA
Search Internet Archives, Texts for "Gazeta de Buenos-Ayres"; numerous editions of 1810 online
Diario de Pernambuco 1825-1873

Relevant Institutions : Archives :
National Archives of Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Guyana, Paraguay; Peru, Suriname, Uruguay, Venezuela
National Archives of former Colonial Powers : Archives Nationales d'Outremer (France), Nationaalarchief (NL), Arquivo Nacional da Torre do Tombo (Portugal), Spain, National Archives (UK)
Vatican Secret Archives
Endangered Archives Projects: EAP022: Locating audiovisual ethnographic collections of expressive Andean culture in Peru, EAP030: Identification of the potential corpus for a Mapuche special historical collection, EAP046: Pilot project to seek, identify, contact, and report on collections of the endangered archives of the states of Maranhao and Para in the Amazon region of Brazil, EAP095: 'Faces drawn in the sand': a rescue pilot project of native peoples' photographs stored at the Museum of La Plata, Argentina, EAP150: Documenting regional artistic traditions: Peru ca. 1750-1950, EAP160: Digitisation of Bolivian indigenous communities records on ayllu structure, tax and land tenure, EAP207: 'Faces drawn in the sand': a rescue project of Native Peoples' photographs stored at the Museum of La Plata, Argentina - major project, EAP234: Identification and description of the colonial documentary fond at the Lima Metropolitan Welfare Society (Sociedad de Beneficencia de Lima Metropolitana), EAP255: Creating a digital archive of Afro-Colombian history and culture: black ecclesiastical, governmental and private records from the Choco, Colombia, EAP294: Recovering the provincial nineteenth-century press: survey of newspapers held in national and regional archives in Peru, EAP298: Preserving endangered ethnographic audiovisual materials of expressive culture in Peru, EAP323: Endangered African diaspora collections of the state of Para in the Amazon region of Brazil, EAP333: Collecting and preserving parish archives in an Andean diocese, EAP359: Plan for Valparaiso¡¯s musical heritage digitisation (1870-1930): scores and 78rpm discs, EAP375: The transition from a traditional to a modern society: recovering Argentinean and Latin American history through an emblematic publishing company, EAP498: Recovering provincial newspapers in Peru: Lambayeque, Ayacucho, Tacna, Cajamarca and Huancavelica, EAP503: Creating a digital archive of a circum-Caribbean trading entrepot: notarial records from La Guajira, EAP505: Digitising parish record collections at the major archives of the province of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil, EAP627: Digitising endangered seventeenth to nineteenth century secular and ecclesiastical sources in Sao Joao do Cariri e Joao Pessoa, Paraiba, Brazil, EAP638: Rewriting Argentinean and Latin American history. Salvaging the Haynes publishing company archive, EAP640: Digitising the documentary patrimony of Colombia's Caribbean coast: the ecclesiastical documents of the Department of Cordoba, EAP650: Grima in Caloto Viejo: archiving Afro-Colombian history


Reference Material : Links :
Latin American Network Information Center (LANIC) : History

Reference Material : Bibliography :
The Scarecrow Historical Dictionary series by country contains extensive bibliography sections. See under Historical Dictionaries
Online Bibliography on Latin American Environmental History
G.A. Dorsey, A bibliography of the anthropology of Peru 1898, IA
T.P. O'Halloran, A bibliography of South America 1912, IA
Stanford : Online Bibliography : Environmental History of Latin America
Selected References on the Archaeology of Mesoamerica, South America, and the Caribbean Culture Area
M. Raizman, Brazilian Jewry, A Concise History : Bibliography, JewishGen

Reference Material : Atlases :
I. Barnes, R. Hudson, The History Atlas of South America (MacMillan), 1998 [G]
Languages of South America, from TITUS; Linguistic Maps of Latin America, from Muturzukin
T. Lessman's Atlas of World History (-1500)
University of Texas, Perry Castaneda Library, Map Collection Topographical Maps, America
C.L. Lombardi et al., Latin American History, A Teaching Atlas, 1983, [G]

Reference Material : Statistical Data :
IHS : B.R. Mitchell, International Historical Statistics. America 1750-2000, London : Palgrave 2003 [G]
Montevideo-Oxford Latin American Economic History Data Base [1900-2000]
Richard L. Garner, PhD, retired., 2011-09-30, "Replication data for: Annual Silver Registrations by Cajas: Peru", http://hdl.handle.net/1902.1/16805 World-Historical Dataverse
Richard L. Garner, PhD, retired., 2011-09-30, "Replication data for: Silver Series from Mint and Other Records", http://hdl.handle.net/1902.1/16810 World-Historical Dataverse; Silver series (some annual but not all) based on mint and other records for Mexico, Guatemala, New Granada, Peru, Potosi & Chile
Jan Lahmeyer, Population Statistics : The Americas; has tables showing historical data

Reference Material : Lists of Rulers (Archontology) :
Regnal Chronologies, South America
Ben Cahoon, World Statesmen
I. Mladjov, Monarchs

Reference Material : Historical Dictionaries :
Ecuador 1973 [G]; Venezuela 1971 [G]; Paraguay 1973 [G]; Colombia 1977 [G], Uruguay 1974 [G], Brazil 1979 [G], Bolivia 1972 [G], Chile 1972 [G], Peru 1979 [G], Race and Ethnic Relations in Latin America and the Caribbean 1980 [G]
M. de Mendiburu, Diccionario historico-biografico del Peru (1887) in Spanish, IA; from Biblioteca Cervantes Virtual
A. de Alcedo, Diccionario geografico-historico de las Indias Occidentales o America, vol.1, 1786, vol.2 1787, vol.3, 1788, vol.4, 1788, vol.5, 1789, in Spanish, GB
Arqueologia del Peru, La enciclopedia en linea de la arqueologia prehispanica del Peru
J. Morse, The American Gazetteer, 1797, GB [covers all of the Americas]


Primary Sources : surveys
Ch.11 : De Scriptoribus Rerum Americanarum, pp.268-272, in B.G. Struve, Selecta bibliotheca historica, 1705, in Latin, GB ; a catalogue of narrative historical sources
Colonial Film, Moving Images of the British Empire

Primary Sources : collections
GENERAL
S. Volk, Sources and General Resources on Latin American History (links)
C.J. Campbell, The Long Struggle for Freedom in Latin America. Primary Sources on Latin America (links)
COLONIAL PERIOD
GENERAL
R. Boyer et al. (ed.), Colonial Lives. Documents on Latin American History 1550-1850, 2000, KMLA Lib. Call Sign 980.31 B791c
SPANISH AMERICA
Recopilacion de las Leyes de Indias, vol.1, 1774, vol.2, 1774, vol.3, 1774, in Spanish, GB
Recopilacion de las Leyes de Indias vol.1, 1791, vol.2, 1791, vol.3, 1791, in Spanish, GB
Nueva constitucion que ha de regir en Espana e Indias, 1808, GB
Archivo Digital de la Legislacion en el Peru
Coleccion de documentos ineditos relativos al descubrimiento, conquista y organizacion de las antiguas posesiones Espanoles vol.2, 1862, vol.3, 1863, vol.5, 1865, vol.6, 1866, vol.8, 1867, GB
K. Mills (ed.), Colonial Spanish America, A Documentary History, 1998, KMLA Lib. Call Sign 980.01 M657c
VICEROYALTY OF NEW SPAIN
Real ordenanza para el establecimiento e instruccion de intendentes de exercito y provincia en el Reino de la Nueva Espana, 1786, GB
Constituciones, y ordenanzas, para el regimen, y govierno del Hospital Real, y General de los Indios de esta Nueva Espana, 1778, GB
VICEROYALTY OF PERU
Recopilacion de las Leyes de Indias, 1680, posted by Archivo Digital de la Legislacion en el Peru, in Spanish
Documentos historicos del Peru en las epocas del coloniaje despues de la conquista y de la .. (1863), IA
Coleccion de documentos y de sucessos notables en las campanas de la pacificacion del Peru (1837), IA
M. de Odriozola (ed.), Documentos historicos del Peru en las epocas del coloniaje despues de la conquista y de la .. (1877), IA
J. de la Riva-Aguero, Memorias y documentos para la historia del Peru (1858), IA
Henry C. Lea (1829-1909), The Inquisition in 17th Century Peru, a case of Portuguese Judaizers, from Modern History Sourcebook
Gobernantes del Peru, cartas y papeles, siglo XVI; documentos del Archivo de Indias vol.1 [1533-1564], 1921, vol.2 [1529-1562] 1921, vol.3 [1563-1568] 1921, vol.4 [1572-1580] 1921, vol.5 [1572-1580] 1921, vol.6 [1572-1580] 1921, vol.7 [1569-1598] 1921, vol.8 1921, vol.9 [1581-1583] 1921, vol.10 [1584-1591] 1921, vol.11 [1584-1591] 1921, vol.12 [1580-1596] 1921, vol.13 [1580-1596] 1921, vol.14 [1596-1600] 1921, IA
Memorias de los vireyes que han gobernado el Peru, durante el tiempo del coloniaje espanol. Impresas de orden suprema vol.1 1859, vol.2 1859, vol.3 1859, vol.4 1859, IA
Coleccion de las memorias o relaciones que escribieron los Virreyes del Peru acerca del estado en que dejaban las cosas generales del reino vol.1 1921, vol.2 1922, IA
Historia de la Compania de Jesus en la provincia del Paraguay (Argentina, Paraguay, Uruguay, Peru, Bolivia y Brasil) segn los documentos originales del Archivo General de Indias vol.1 1912, vol.2 1912, vol.3 1912, vol.4 1912, vol.5 1912, vol.6 1912, vol.7 1912, vol.8.1 1912, vol.8.2 1912, IA
VICEROYALTY OF NEW GRANADA
Relaciones de los vireyes del Nuevo reino de Granada, ahora estados unidos de Venezuela, estados unidos de Colombia y Ecuador 1869, IA
VICEROYALTY OF LA PLATA
Documentos para la historia del virreinato del Rio de la Plata vol.1 1912, vol.2 1912, vol.3 1912, IA
PORTUGUESE BRAZIL
ARRANGED BY MODERN STATES
Coleccion de historiadores de Chile y documentos relativos a la historia nacional vol.22-23 1900, vol.24-25 1901, vol.32 1906, vol.33 1906, IA
A.B. Cuervo et al., Coleccion de documentos ineditos sobre la geografia y la historia de Colombia vol.1 1891, vol.2 1891, IA
INDEPENDENCE
Documentos para los anales de Venezuela desde el movimiento separatista de la Union colombiana Primer Periodo vol.1 1889, vol.2 1890, vol.4 1890, vol.7 1891, Segundo Periodo vol.2 1891, vol.3 1892, IA
P.I. Cadena, Anales diplomaticos de Colombia 1878, IA
C. Calvo, Coleccion completa de los tratados, convenciones, capitulaciones, armisticios y otros actos diplomaticos: de todos los estados de la America Latina, vol.1 1862, vol.2 1862, vol.3 1862, vol.4 1862, vol.5 1862, vol.6 1862, vol.7 1865, vol.8 1866, vol.9 1866, vol.10 1866, vol.11 1869, GB
Coleccion Documental de la Independencia del Peru, GB

Primary Sources : travelogues
P. de Cieza de Leon, The seventeen years travels of Peter de Cieza, through the mighty kingdom of Peru, and the large provinces of Cartagena and Popayan in South America: from the city of Panama, on the isthmus, to the frontiers of Chile. Now first tr. from the Spanish, and illustrated with a map, and several cuts (1709), IA
P. de Chiesa de Leon [d. 1554], The travels of Pedro de Cieza de Leon, A.D. 1532-50, contained in the first part of his Chronicle of Peru, Engl. trsl. 1864, IA; The Second Part of the Chronicle of Peru Engl. trsl. 1883, IA
A.Z. Helms, Travels from Buenos Ayres, by Potosi, to Lima, 1806, GB
R. Proctor, Narrative of a journey across the cordillera of the Andes, and of a residence in Lima, and other parts of Peru, in the years 1823 and 1824 1825, IA
W. Smith et al., Narrative of a journey from Lima to Para, across the Andes and down the Amazon: undertaken with a view of ascertaining the practicability of a navigable communication with the Atlantic, by the rivers Pachitea, Ucayali, and Amazon 1836, IA
C.R. Markham, Cuzco: a journey to the ancient capital of Peru; with an account of the history, language, literature, and antiquities of the Incas. And Lima: a visit to the capital and provinces of modern Peru; with a sketch of the viceregal government, history of the republic, and a review of the literature and society of Peru 1856, IA
L. Agassiz, A Journey in Brazil 1871, IA
F. Dixie, Across Patagonia 1881, IA
H. Bingham, Across South America; an account of a journey from Buenos Aires to Lima by way of Potosi, with notes on Brazil, Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, and Peru 1911, IA
H.A. Franck, Working north from Patagonia; being the narrative of a journey, earned on the way, through southern and eastern South America 1921, IA

Primary Sources : Historical Travel Guides
Pacific line guide to South America; containing information to travellers & shippers to ports on the east & west coasts of South America 1895, IA
W.A. Hirst, A guide to South America 1915, IA
A.S. Peck, The South American tour : a descriptive guide 1916, IA
H. Fuentes, El Cuzco y sus ruinas 1905, IA

Primary Sources : yearbooks
Britannica Book of the Year 1913, 1942-1997, 1999, 2002 [G]; KMLA Library has vol. 1998, 2006
Statesman's Yearbook 1878, 1889, 1895, 1898, 1901-1902, 1904-1907, 1910, 1912, 1918, 1919, 1924-1926, 1928-1929, 1932-1933, 1937, 1942-1943, 1961-1962, 1962-1963, 1970-1971, 1973-1974, 1975-1976 to 1976-1977, 1978-1979 to 2011
Statesman's Yearbook 1867 IA, 1868 IA, 1869 IA, 1871 IA, 1872 IA, 1873 IA, 1874 IA, 1875 IA, 1876 IA, 1877 IA, 1878 IA, 1879 IA, 1880 IA, 1881 IA, 1882 IA, 1883 IA, 1884 IA, 1885 IA, 1886 IA, 1887 IA, 1888 IA, 1889 IA, 1890 IA, 1891 IA, 1892 IA, 1894 IA, 1895 IA, 1896 IA, 1899 IA, 1903 IA, 1913 IA, 1919 IA, 1921 IA
Americana Annual 1927-1928, 1930-1941, 1943-1947, 1950-1954, 1957-1981, 1983-1990, 1992-1995, 1997-1998, 2000-2002, 2005-2006, 2008
(New) International Yearbook 1898-1900, 1907-1910, 1913-1914, 1916-1926, 1928-1935, 1937-1946, 1954, 1957, 1959, 1961-1962 [G]; Internet Archive provides links to scans of volumes of 1925-1959
Yearbook on International Communist Affairs 1968, 1973, 1974, 1976, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1984, 1988, 1989 [G]

Primary Sources : Historical Historiography
Coleccion de historiadores del Peru : obras ineditas o rarisimas e importantes, sobre la historia del Peru antes y despues de la conquista, 1882, IA
Anonymous, Diario de lo q[u]e ocurro [sic] en la ciudad del Cuzco con la sublebacion de J[ose]ph Tupac Amaro 1781, IA
Anales de Cuzco, 1600-1750 1901, IA
Anales de la Catedral de Lima, 1534-1824 1903, IA
J. de Betanzos [-1576], Suma y narracion de los Incas, que los indios llamaron Capaccuna, que fueron senores de la ciudad del Cuzco y de todo lo a ella subjeto 1880, IA
B. Cobo [d. 1657], Historia del Nuevo mundo, 1893, IA Historia de la fundacion de Lima 1882, IA; History of the Inca Empire (1653), trsl. by Roland Hamilton, Austin : University of Texas Press 1983 [G]
P. Sarmiento de Gamboa, History of the Incas, Engl. trsl. 1907, IA; book dedicated to Philip II.
P. de Magelhaes Gandavo [d. 1576], The Histories of Brazil, Engl. trsl. vol.1, 1922, IA, vol.2, 1922, IA
P. de Cieza de Leon [1518-1554], The seventeen years travels of Peter de Cieza, through the mighty kingdom of Peru, and the large provinces of Cartagena and Popayan in South America: from the city of Panama, on the isthmus, to the frontiers of Chile. Now first tr. from the Spanish, and illustrated with a map, and several cuts (1709), IA; P. de Chiesa de Leon, The travels of Pedro de Cieza de Leon, A.D. 1532-50, contained in the first part of his Chronicle of Peru, Engl. trsl. 1864, IA; The Second Part of the Chronicle of Peru Engl. trsl. 1883, IA; The War of Quito 1913, IA
F. Montesinos [17th c.], Anales del Peru vol.1 1906, vol.2 1906, IA
P. Pizarro, Relation of the discovery and the conquest of the kingdoms of Peru, vol.1, 1921, vol.2, 1921, IA
G. de la Vega, Primera parte de los commentarios reales, : que tratan del origen de los Yncas, reyes que fueron del Peru, de su idolatria, leyes, y gouierno en paz y en guerra: de sus vidas y conquistas, y de todo lo que fue aquel imperio y su republica, antes que los espanoles passaran a el. 1609, IA; Comentarios reales, que tratan del origen de los Yncas, vol.1, 1723, vol.2, 1722, in Spanish, GB; Le commentaire royal, ou, L'histoire des Yncas, roys du Peru, vol.1 1633, vol.2 1633, IA
F. de Xeres [1500-], Relation veridique de la conquete du Perou et de la province de Cuzco nommee Nouvelle-Castille, subjugee par François Pizarre [1547] 1837, IA; A true account of the province of Cuzco, called New Castille, conquered by Francisco Pizarro, captain to His Majesty the emperor, our master, n.d., IA
A. de Zarate [1514-], Histoire de la decouverte et de la conquete du Perou, vol.1 1774, vol.2 1774, IA

Primary Sources : historic commercial directories etc.
W. Beawes, Lex mercatoria rediviva; or, The merchant's directory. 1754 ed. IA, Spanish America pp.678-687, Portuguese America p.687; 1792 ed. IA, America pp.847-858
W. Dickinson, Universal Commerce, 1818, GB; Brazil pp.45-47, Buenos Ayres pp.54-55, Rio de Janeiro pp.220-223, Surinam pp.259-260
C. Vere, The pocket cambist, containing tables of monies of the principal cities in all parts of the world 1836, GB; Buenos Ayres p.8, Rio dse Janeiro and Pernambuco p.17, South American States pp.18-19

Primary Sources : other
Foreign Relations of the United States, 1861-1960
Relaciones de los virreyes y audiencias que han gobernado el Peru (1871) in Spanish, IA
Belavista Rio, Old Photos of Rio de Janeiro

Surveys
G. Sale et al., An universal history: from the earliest accounts to the present time vol.38 1763; Spanish Discovery and Conquest of the Americas, vol.39 1763; Description of the Pre-Columbian and Colonial Americas, GB
W. Grimshaw, The History of South America, 1830, IA
J.M. Niles et al., History of South America and Mexico; comprising their discovery, geography, politics, commerce and revolutions, vol.1 1838, IA; vol.2 1844, IA
A.J. Deberle et al., The history of South America from its discovery to the present time 1899, IA
H. Butterworth, South America; a popular illustrated history of the South American republics, Cuba, and Panama 1904, IA
W.H. Koebel, The Making of the Nations : South America, 1913, IA
W.F. Griewe, History of South America from the First Human Existence to the Present Time 1913, IA
E. Bradford Burns, Latin America, A Concise Interpretive History, Eaglewood NJ : Prentice Hall 6th edition (1972) 1994, KMLA Lib. Call Sign 980 B967l
Encyclopaedia Britannica 14th ed., Macropaedia vol.27 : South America pp.578-634, KMLA Lib. Call Sign R 032 B862n v.27
M.C. Eakin, The History of Latin America, Collision of Cultures, 2007, KLMA Lib. Call Sign 980 E11h
P. Bakewell, A History of Latin America to 1825, 2010, KMLA Lib. Call Sign 980 B168h

Specific Topics : Periods
PRECOLONIAL PERIOD
E. Nordenskiöld, The copper and bronze ages in South America 1921, IA
W.C. Bennett, Andean Culture History, 1964, IA
J.B. Richardson, People of the Andes, 1994 [Pre-Columbian history] [G]
R.W. Keatinge, Peruvian Prehistory, 1988 [G]
SPANISH CONQUEST
W.H. Prescott [d. 1859], History of the Conquest of Peru, vol.1 1901, vol.2 1901, vol.3 c.1904, IA
COLONIAL PERIOD
R.G. Watson, Spanish and Portuguese South America, during the colonial period vol.1 1884, IA, vol.2 1884, IA
B. Moses, Spain's declining power in South America, 1730-1806 1919, IA
M. restall, Latin America in Colonial Times, 2011, KMLA Lib. Call Sign 980.01 R436l
INDEPENDENCE
B. Mitre, The emancipation of South America 1893, IA
C.E. Akers, A History of South America, 1854-1904 1904, IA
B. Moses, The Spanish dependencies in South America, an introduction to the history of their civilization vol.1 1914, IA, vol.2 1914, IA
Thomas A. Skidmore, Peter H. Smith, Modern Latin America, NY : Oxford UP 5th edition 2001, KMLA Lib. Call Sign 980 S628m; 2010 ed. 980.033 S628m
J.E. Rodriguez, The Independence of Spanish Latin America, 1998, KMLA Lib. Call Sign 980.02 R696i
J. Lynch, The Spanish American Revolutions 1808-1826 [1973] 1986, KMLA Lib. Call Sign 980.02 L988s
J. Gunther, Inside South America, 1966 [G]
J. Gunther, Inside Latin America, 1940 [G]

Specific Topics : Economic History
M. Johnston, The Sugar Trade in the West Indies and Brazil Between 1492 and 1700
Numismatic Museum, Central Reserve Bank of Peru, History of Currency in Peru
U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Investments in Latin America and the British West Indies 1918, IA
C. Vizcarra, Guano, Credible Commitments, and Sovereign Debt Repayment in Nineteenth-Century Peru, Journal of Economic History 69/2 2009
EH.net Encyclopedia, The International Natural Rubber Market, 1870-1930
EH.net Encyclopedia, An Overview of the Economic History of Uruguay since the 1870s
R. Lovering, An Interpretation of Argentine Economic and Political History: Dutch Disease on the Pampas, thesis n.d.

Specific Topics : Social History
S.G. Goodrich, History of the Indians of North and South America 1844, IA
K. Sveinsson, Slavery in Latin America
The Cambridge History of the Native Peoples of the Americas. Vol.III : South America, Part 2, Cambridge : UP 1999 [G]
J.C. Brown, Latin America. A Social History of the Colonial Period, 2005, KMLA Lib. Call Sign 980.01 B877l

Specific Topics : Cultural History
History of Science in Latin America (HOSLAC)
C.M. do Carmo, Culture, Language, and Knowledge about the Syncretism

Specific Topics : Religion
A. Reville, Lectures on the origin and growth of religion as illustrated by the native religions of Mexico and Peru, 1884, IA
R. Karsten et al., The civilization of the South American Indians : with special reference to magic and religion, 1926, IA
Andean Religion, pp.90-101 in G. Parrinder (ed.), World Religions from Ancient History to the Present, (1971) 1985 [G]
Salvador Central, Candomble in Brazil
R. Palma, Anales de la Inquisicion de Lima: Estudio historico 1863, IA

Specific Topics : Historiography
Article : Latin American Historiography (excluding Mexico and Brazil) - Writing on the precolonial and colonial periods from the sixteenth century to the present day, by G.L. Vasquez, pp.534-542, Article : Latin American Historiography (excluding Mexico and Brazil) - The National Period, 1820-1990, pp.542-545 in vol.2 of A Global Encyclopedia of Historical Writing, NY 1998 [G]

Specific Topics : Geographic/Ethnographic Compendia, South America volumes
J. de Laet, Novus orbis seu Descriptionis Indiae Occidentalis, libri XVIII. 1633, IA
A. du Bois, La Geographie moderne, naturelle historique & politique, vol.4 : Afrique, Amerique, 1736, GB; on l'Amerique Meridionale pp.840-882
Thomas Salmon, Modern history or the present state of all nations, 1744-1746 edition vol.3 The Present State of Terra Firma pp.240-384, 1746, GB
An account of the Spanish settlements in America 1762, IA
T.G. Smollett, The Present State of all Nations, vol.8 : South America 1769, GB pp.370-467
W. Guthrie, A new system of modern geography : or, A geographical, historical, and commercial grammar ; and present state of the several nations of the world ... vol.2 1794, IA; Terra Ferma (South America) pp.588-606
T.F. Ehrmann, Neueste Länder- und Völkerkunde, vol.18, Südamerika, 1815, GB
C. Malte-Brun, Universal Geography, vol.3 : South America, 1827, GB, pp.305-414
H. Murray et al., An Encyclopaedia of Geography 1834, GB; South America pp.1399-1459
E. Reclus, Universal Geography, The Earth and its Inhabitants, vol.18, South America : The Andes Region, n.d., vol.19, South America : Amazonia and la Plata, n.d., [1876-1894], IA
A.H. Keane, Central America, the West Indies and South America 1878, IA
World Geography Encyclopedia, vol.2 : The Americas, 1994, KMLA Lib. Call Sign R 910.3 P238w v.2

Specific Topics : by country
C.R. Markham, A History of Peru 1892, IA
R. Southey, A History of Brazil, vol.1 1810, IA; vol.2 1810, IA; vol.3 1810, IA; J. Armitage, The history of Brazil, from ... 1808, to ... 1831. A continuation to Southey's History 1836, IA
M. de Oliveira Lima, The evolution of Brazil compared with that of Spanish and Anglo-Saxon America 1914, IA
David Rock, Argentina 1516-1987, Univ. of California Press, 1989, KMLA Lib.Sign. 982 R682a
Daniel K. Lewis, The History of Argentina, Greenwood 2001, 240 pp., KMLA Lib. Sign. 982 L673h
Boris Fausto, A Concise History of Brazil, Cambridge UP, 1999, 368 pp., KMLA Lib.Sign. 981 F268a
Donald E. Worcester, Brazil : from Colony to World Power, NY : Scribner 1973 [G]
Simon Collier, William F. Sater, A History of Chile, 1808-1994, Cambridge Latin America Studies No.82, Cambridge UP 1996, KMLA Lib.Sign. 983.04 C699a
Sergio Villalobos, A Short History of Chile, Editorial Universaria 1996 [G]
S.H. Willcock, History of the viceroyalty of Buenos Ayres 1807, IA


WHKMLA Pages
Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Falkland Islands, French Guiana, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay, Venezuela
Captaincy of Venezuela, Viceroyalty of la Plata, Viceroyalty of Peru, Viceroyalty of New Granada

KMLA History Program Papers on Caribbean History
Shim, Soho, The Influence of China on the Development of Early Global Trade, and the Role of Silver (2013)
Cho, Hwi Gue, Methods and Results of Communication in First Time Encounters : the Cases of da Gama, Columbus, Magellan, Cortes, and Pizarro (2012)
Na, Kunho, A World History of Synchretic Religions, 1450-1750 (2011)
Jung, Changwoo, A Comparison of the Mining and Metallurgic Industry in Germany, Japan, Russia, the U.S, and Chile 1850-1950 (2011)
Yoon, Sung Ah, History of Nutrition in South America (2009)
Song, Jeeun : History of Metallurgy and Mining in the Andean Region (2009)
Lee, Won Jae : History of the Quechua-Speaking People, until Today (2008)
Lee, Si-eun : History of Indian and Chinese Coolies and their Descendants (2008)
Suh Jungkyu, An Analysis of the US Diplomacy in the Era of President Nixon's Detente: A Case Study of Chile and South Korea (2006)