The Conquest of New Spain

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Kraus Reprint, 1967 - Mexico
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extraordinary storytelling - Goodreads
Simple, but descriptive, prose - it reads like a novel. - Goodreads
Translated and with an intro by JM Cohen (1568). - Goodreads

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A thrilling and sometimes disturbing first-hand account of Cortes' ruthless devastation of the Aztecs through a combination of military might, deceitful intrigue, outrageous hubris, and plain dumb ... Read full review

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User Review  - Monty Milne - Goodreads

Although this can become repetitious ("I find it wearisome to write yet another account of a battle, but it was far worse to endure them than it is to write about them") Diaz is such a vivid writer ... Read full review

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