Aguirre: the re-creation of a sixteenth-century journey across South America

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Jonathan Cape, Apr 27, 1993 - History - 199 pages
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AGUIRRE: The Re-creation of a Sixteenth-Century Journey Across South America

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A mixture of modern travelogue and the bizarre history of a 16th-century pioneer in the Spanish Main. In a world where murderers claim to be the victims of abuse, it's almost refreshing to make the ... Read full review

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Minta (comparative literature, Univ. of York) traveled through Peru, down the Amazon, and on to Venezuela in 1987, retracing Lope de Aguirre's journey in the 1500s. Aguirre was a poor Basque in his ... Read full review

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