Women and the Great Rebellion in Peru, 1780-1783 *

  title={Women and the Great Rebellion in Peru, 1780-1783 *},
  author={L. Campbell},
“Who will find a strong woman? She is worth more than pearls.” Proverbs 31: 10 “The wife of the Cacique of Tinta manifests a supermasculine will.” Archivo General de las Indias: Audiencia de Lima Legajo 1042, Report of Father Juan de Ruis Pacheco, Cuzco, January 10, 1781 Research on women in colonial Latin America is a complex and often frustrating task, in part because the data base is narrow, especially as one descends the social ladder, which often restricts the subject to women from the… Expand
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