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The History of the Conquest of Mexico - cover

The History of the Conquest of Mexico

William Hickling Prescott

Publisher: E-BOOKARAMA

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First published in 1843, "The History of the Conquest of Mexico" by William Hickling Prescott was decribed by the author as a magnificent epic.
This sweeping account of Cortés's subjugation of the Aztec people has endured as a landmark work of scholarship and dramatic storytelling. This pioneering study presents a compelling view of the clash of civilizations that reverberates in Latin America to this day.

"The History of the Conquest of Mexico" is considered by many historians Prescott's masterpiece.

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