Special Issue on Exploring Latin America: Travelogues by Alexander von Humboldt, Archduke Maximilian, and James Bryce

  title={Special Issue on Exploring Latin America: Travelogues by Alexander von Humboldt, Archduke Maximilian, and James Bryce},
  author={Richard H. Weiner},
  journal={Terrae Incognitae},
  pages={1 - 11}
  • R. Weiner
  • Published 2 January 2020
  • History
  • Terrae Incognitae
We are very pleased to publish this special issue entitled “Exploring Latin America,” which features articles on travelogues by German explorer-scientist Alexander von Humboldt, the Austrian Archduke Ferdinand Maximilian and Englishman traveleracademic James Bryce. Since Humboldt visited the region at the onset of the nineteenth century, Maximilian approximately a half century later, and Bryce at the start of the twentieth century, the special issue covers what historian Eric Hobsbawm has… 

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