Casas, Fray Bartolomé de las.  1988. Obras Completas.  Ed.  Ramón Hernándes, O.P. and Lorenzo Galmés, O.P. Madrid: Alianza Editorial, 1992.

________. Brevisima Relación de la Destrucción de Las Indias: Primera Edición Critica.  Ed. by Isacio Pérez Fernández, O.P. Madrid, España: Punto Print, S.L., 1999.

________. Brevisima Relación de la Destrucción de Africa: Preludio de la destrucción de Indias. Primera defensa de los guanches negros contra su esclavización. Ed. by Isacio Pérez Fernández, O.P. Salamanca, España: Editorial San Esteban, 1999.

________. The Only Way.  Edited by Helen Rand Parish, Trans. Francis Patrick Sullivan, S.J. New York, NY: Paulist Press, 1992.

________. The Devastation of the Indies: A Brief Account. Trans. Herma Briffault with introduction by Bill M. Donovan.  Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1974.



Works by Las Casas translated into English

and held by more than 375 Academic Libraries



In Defense of the Indians:

The defense of the Most Reverend Lord, Don Fray Bartolome de las Casas, of the Order of Preachers, late Bishop of Chiapa, against the persecutors and slanderers of the peoples of the New World discovered across the seas


All Mankind is One:

A Study of the Disputation between Bartolome de las Casas and Juan Gines de Sepulveda in 1550 on the intellectual capacity of the American Indians


The Only Way


The Devastation of the Indies: A Brief Account


History of the Indies


Tears of the Indians


A Short Account of the Destruction of the Indies


The Spanish Colonie


Confesionario: avisos y reglas para confesores by Bartolome de las Casas;

A English translation and introduction to the historical context and legal teaching

   (text available at www.opwest.org .  See: Archive, March 15, 2003)




Witness: Writings of Bartolome de las Casas

George W. Sanderlin


Indian Freedom: The Cause of Bartolome de las Casas, 1484-1566, a Reader

Francis Sullivan