The Gold Disc Of Coosa

The Gold Disc Of Coosa

by Virginia Pounds Brown


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A colorful fictional account for middle-school children of the meeting between De Soto and the Alabama Indians on his historic expedition through the South. These Indians were the last of the Mound Builders, led by a peace-loving king. The Gold Disc of Coosa describes their civilized culture in the years until 1540, when the Indians finally made their fateful stand against the Spanish at Maubila.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781603060189
Publisher: NewSouth Books
Publication date: 02/01/2007
Pages: 112
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)
Age Range: 8 - 12 Years

About the Author

Virginia Pounds Brown (1916-2014), a lifelong resident of Birmingham, was a librarian, bookseller, author, editor, and publisher. A Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Randolph-Macon College and Emory University, she wrote and/or edited several books and articles on Birmingham and the Indians of the Southeast, and a memoir, Mother and Me.

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