Hernan Cortes

Hernan Cortes: Selected full-text books and articles

Spanish Sea: The Gulf of Mexico in North American Discovery, 1500-1685 By Robert S. Weddle Texas A&M University Press, 1985
Librarian's tip: Chap. 5 "Prelude to Conquest: Cortes and Velazquez, 1518-19"
The Transmission of Culture in Early Modern Europe By Anthony Grafton; Ann Blair University of Pennsylvania Press, 1990
Librarian's tip: Chap. 3 "Cortes, Signs, and the Conquest of Mexico"
The Medieval Heritage of Mexico By Luis Weckmann; Frances M. López-Morillas Fordham University Press, 1992
Librarian's tip: Chap. 8 "The Conquistadors' Medieval Viewpoint and Their War Cry. The Banner of Cortes"
Readings in Latin-American Civilization: 1492 to the Present By Benjamin Keen Houghton Mifflin, 1955
Librarian's tip: "The Meeting of Cortes and Montezuma" begins on p. 63
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The Conquest of the Last Maya Kingdom By Grant D. Jones Stanford University Press, 1998
Librarian's tip: Discussion of Hernan Cortes begins on p. 29
Historical Dictionary of European Imperialism By Robert Shadle; Ross Marlay; William G. Ratliff; Joseph M. Rowe Jr.; James S. Olson Greenwood Press, 1991
Librarian's tip: "Cortes, Hernan" begins on p. 156
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