From Coronado to Escalante: The Explorers of the Spanish Southwest by John Miller Morris, Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
From Coronado to Escalante : The Explorers of the Spanish Southwest

From Coronado to Escalante : The Explorers of the Spanish Southwest

by John Miller Morris
     
 

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They were called entradas--armed marches undertaken by Spanish conquistadores into the unknown interior regions of the New World. One of the last of the great entradas was mounted by Francisco Vazquez de Coronado in search of the mythical Seven Cities of Cibola. For gold, god, and glory, in February 1540, Coronado led an army of 337 conquistadores and a handful of

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They were called entradas--armed marches undertaken by Spanish conquistadores into the unknown interior regions of the New World. One of the last of the great entradas was mounted by Francisco Vazquez de Coronado in search of the mythical Seven Cities of Cibola. For gold, god, and glory, in February 1540, Coronado led an army of 337 conquistadores and a handful of Franciscan missionaries into the hear of the American Southwest.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780791013007
Publisher:
Facts on File, Incorporated
Publication date:
12/28/1992
Series:
World Explorers Series
Pages:
120
Product dimensions:
7.58(w) x 9.46(h) x 0.49(d)
Age Range:
9 - 12 Years

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