The Conquest of Mexico

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Hutchinson, 1993 - Mexico - 812 pages
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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

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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



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

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