The Conquest of Mexico

Front Cover
Hutchinson, 1993 - Mexico - 812 pages
2 Reviews

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - dcunning11235 - LibraryThing

This is as complete a telling of Spanish conquest of the Caribbean islands and Mexico as I have ever read, with a heavy emphasis on Cortes and those around him and a lesser emphasis on Montezuma, the ... Read full review

CONQUEST: Montezuma, CortĒs, and the Fall of Old Mexico

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

For either longterm consequences or immediate drama, there are few conflicts in history to rival that between Montezuma and Hernan Cortes. Thomas (Armed Truce, 1987, etc.) does it full justice ... Read full review

Contents

ILLUSTRATIONS ix
NOTES xix
ANCIENT MEXICO
Copyright

62 other sections not shown

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

References to this book

All Book Search results »

About the author (1993)

Hugh Thomas is the historian and author of the definitive history of Cuba.

Bibliographic information