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  • Print publication year: 2018
  • Online publication date: December 2018

14 - Botanical conquistadors

from II - Enlightened orders
Barrera-Osorio, A., Experiencing Nature: The Spanish American Empire and the Early Scientific Revolution (Austin, 2006).
Batsaki, Y., Burke Cahalane, S. and Tchikine, A. (eds.), The Botany of Empire in the Long Eighteenth Century (Dumbarton Oaks, 2017).
Bleichmar, D., Visible Empire: Botanical Expeditions and Visual Culture in the Hispanic Enlightenment (Chicago, 2012).
Cañizares-Esguerra, J., Nature, Empire, and Nation: Explorations of the History of Science in the Iberian World (Stanford, 2006).
Drayton, R., Nature’s Government: Science, Imperial Britain and the ‘Improvement’ of the World (New Haven, 2000).
Lafuente, A., ‘Enlightenment in an imperial context: local science in the late eighteenth-century Hispanic world’, Osiris, 15 (2000), pp. 155–73.
Pimentel, J., ‘The Iberian vision: science and empire in the framework of a universal monarchy, 1500–1800’, Osiris, 15 (2000), pp. 1730.
Schiebinger, L. and Swan, C. (eds.), Colonial Botany: Science, Commerce and Politics in the Early Modern World (Philadelphia, 2005).