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John Lloyd Stephens and Frederick Catherwood: Pioneers of Mayan Archaeology

Peter O. Koch - Art - 2013 - 301 pages
"John Lloyd Stephens, a New York lawyer and best-selling author, and Frederick Catherwood, a London architect and renowned topographical artist, endured many life-threatening ...
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Imaginary Cities of Gold: The Spanish Quest for Treasure in North America

Peter O. Koch - History - 2009 - 251 pages
"This book examines the elements of Spain's attempt at expanding its empire. Part One tells the story of Cabeza de Vaca, along with three other survivors of the ill-fated ...
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To the Ends of the Earth: The Age of the European Explorers

Peter O. Koch - History - 2003 - 292 pages
The European explorers who dared to face the perils of the unknown have in recent times become shrouded in controversy. No longer esteemed as heroes, except in their homelands ...
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The Spanish Conquest of the Inca Empire

Peter O. Koch - History - 2008 - 213 pages
A study of the first encounters between Spanish explorers and the indigenous tribes of the Americas, this work focuses on the life and times of Francisco Pizarro and his quest ...
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The Conquistadors

Hammond Innes - History - 2013
This enthralling study which examines the impact of the Spaniards upon the Aztec and Inca worlds is dominated by the personalities involved, in particular Cortes and Montezuma ...
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Conquest: Cortes, Montezuma, and the Fall of Old Mexico

Hugh Thomas - History - 1995 - 832 pages
Ring with the fury of two great empires locked in an epic battle, Conquest captures in extraordinary detail the Mexican and Spanish civilizations and offers unprecedented in ...
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Conquistador: Hernan Cortes, King Montezuma, and the Last Stand of the Aztecs

Buddy Levy - History - 2008
In an astonishing work of scholarship that reads like an adventure thriller, historian Buddy Levy records the last days of the Aztec empire and the two men at the center of an ...
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