Patrons, partisans, and palace intrigues : the court society of colonial Mexico, 1702-1710 / Christoph Rosenmüller.

Palace intrigues and clientelism drove politics at the viceregal court of colonial Mexico. This book reconstructs social networks in the court of Viceroy Duke of Alburquerque (1702-1710). It reveals that the Duke presided over one of the most corrupt viceregal terms in Mexican history.

Main Author: Rosenmüller, Christoph, 1969-
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Calgary : University of Calgary Press, 2008.
Series: Latin American and Caribbean series ; no. 6.
Online Access: CONNECT