"Trenchant and mature ... a wonderfully realized account ... a superb retelling of a story that needs to be studied."-Publishers Weekly Publishers Weekly "John Lynch has furnished an important and intricate piece of the puzzle of the story of global Christianity ... He practices history at its best ... For many years to come New Worlds should stand as a key reference point."-Kenneth P. Serbin, Christian Century -- Kenneth P. Serbin Christian Century "A masterly, in-depth study of religion in its many forms in Latin America"-Jeffrey Klaiber S.J., America -- Jeffrey Klaiber S.J. America
About the Author
John Lynch is Emeritus Professor of Latin American History and former director of the Institute of Latin American Studies, University of London. He is the author of more than a dozen books on Latin American topics. He lives in London.