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History of the conquest of Mexico

William Hickling Prescott

History of the conquest of Mexico

with a preliminary view of the ancient Mexican civilization, and the life of the conqueror, Hernando Cortés.

by William Hickling Prescott

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Published by Baudry"s European library in Paris .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Mexico
    • Subjects:
    • Cortés, Hernán, 1485-1547.,
    • Mexico -- History -- Conquest, 1519-1540.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBy William H. Prescott...
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1230 .P912
      The Physical Object
      Pagination3 v.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6912260M
      LC Control Number02001312
      OCLC/WorldCa1542025

      The History of the Conquest of Mexico by the Spaniards, Done into English from the Original Spanish of Don Antonio de Solis, Secretary and Historiographer to His Catholick Majesty, by Thomas Townsend Esq. London: for T. Woodward et al., Folio (9 by 14 inches), period-style three-quarter tan calf, elaborately gilt-decorated spine, raised. Other articles where The True History of the Conquest of Mexico is discussed: Bernal Díaz del Castillo: sedentary historians, he wrote his Historia verdadera de la conquista de la Nueva España (; “True History of the Conquest of New Spain”; Eng. trans. The True History of the Conquest of Mexico), insisting that, as actor and eyewitness, he was better situated to record the truth.

      The Spanish Conquest The Aztec empire reached its height in the early 16th century, under Emperor Moctezuma. That was also the time that Spanish adventurers were swarming by the hundreds to the West Indies, following the discovery of the Americas in by Christopher Columbus. Filed under: Mexico -- History -- Conquest, -- Juvenile fiction. By Right of Conquest: or, With Cortez in Mexico, by G. A. Henty (Gutenberg text and illustrated HTML) Items below (if any) are from related and broader terms. Filed under: Mexico -- History.

      Historia general de las cosas de nueva España (General history of the things of New Spain) is an encyclopedic work about the people and culture of central Mexico compiled by Fray Bernardino de Sahagún (–), a Franciscan missionary who arrived in Mexico in , eight years after completion of the Spanish conquest by Hernan Cortés. Nov 25,  · 2 thoughts on “ Historia de la Conquista de Mexico – History of the Conquest of Mexico ” Laura V April 8, at am. Thank you. Alonso de Estrada was my ancestor too. Will be reading this book with wonder, y sin problema para leer el libro, afortunadamente.


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The history of Mexico prior to the Spanish conquest is known through the work of archaeologists, epigraphers, and ethnohistorians (scholars who study Indigenous history, usually from the Indigenous point of view), who analyze Mesoamerican Indigenous manuscripts, particularly Aztec codices, Mayan codices, and Mixtec codices.

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Overview: Mexico's rich culture has long fascinated scholars, with stories of ancient civilizations and great conquerors. History of the Conquest of Mexico () expounds upon the virtues of Mexico while seeking to explain the tragedy of the country's defeat in terms of its neighboring civilizations.

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