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, 1474–1566, Spanish missionary and historian, called the apostle of the Indies. He went to Hispaniola with his father in 1502, and eight years later he was ordained a priest.
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La atencion a los aspectos economicos tuvo un papel relevante en las controversias indianas del siglo XVI, como atestiguan dos de sus exponentes: el dominico Bartolome de Las Casas (1484-1566) y el jesuita Jose de Acosta (1540-1600).
Sin embargo, ninguna de estas interpretaciones parece hacer justicia a todo lo que Bartolome de Las Casas representa.
The early missionaries who came with Legazpi and the first batch that was sent from Mexico were disciples of Fray Bartolome de las Casas who was so enraged at the brutal conquest of Mexico (80% of the population perished) that he became the redoubtable defender of the Mexican Indians.
[beaucoup moins que] Par ailleurs, au vu des recits d'epoque - notamment le journal de bord de Christophe Colomb retranscrit par Bartolome de Las Casas, l'epave se trouve trop loin du rivage pour etre celle de la Santa Maria [beaucoup plus grand que], souligne l'Unesco.