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  • Title: Conquistador Voices (Vol II): The Spanish Conquest of the Americas as Recounted Largely by the Participants
  • Author: KevinH. Siepel
  • ISBN: 9780978646639
  • Page: 392
  • Format: Paperback

  • Conquistador Voices (Vol II): The Spanish Conquest of the Americas as Recounted Largely by the Participants By KevinH. Siepel Follow the Spanish Conquest of the Americas through first person action accounts.In Conquistador Voices you will hear explorers, conquistadors, and, in some cases native peoples aided by the author as narrator tell us what they themselves saw and did during the Conquest To make such 500 year old sound bites attractive to the modern reader, fresh translations of much oFollow the Spanish Conquest of the Americas through first person action accounts.In Conquistador Voices you will hear explorers, conquistadors, and, in some cases native peoples aided by the author as narrator tell us what they themselves saw and did during the Conquest To make such 500 year old sound bites attractive to the modern reader, fresh translations of much of this material have been made from Spanish and Italian sources In this book, written for the general reader, you are likely to learn much about those epic times than you ever learned in school.Volume II is devoted to the conquest of Peru and the Incas by Francisco Pizarro and his brothers to the Narv ez expedition and subsequent years long odyssey of lvar Nu ez Cabeza de Vaca through North American deserts and to the disastrous expedition of Hernando de Soto to today s southeastern United States.Eight maps accompany the text An index, copious footnotes, and brief bibliography are also included 428 pp.
    KevinH. Siepel
    Kevin H Siepel writes on personal, historical, and environmental themes His most recent work is the two volume Conquistador Voices, a fresh look at the Spanish Conquest of the Americas that makes extensive use of eyewitness and first person accounts by conquistadors or others to whom the account may have been dictated The five personages covered in these two volumes are Christopher Columbus, Hernan Cortes, Francisco Pizarro, Alvar Nunez Cabeza de Vaca, and Hernando de Soto.The author s benchmark Rebel The Life and Times of John Singleton Mosby St Martin s, DaCapo, University of Nebraska Press has proven durable, as has his biography of a western New York state pioneer, which also broke new ground Siepel s essays and articles have appeared in the Christian Science Monitor, Foreign Service Journal, Civil War, Wild West, two Chicken Soup for the Soul volumes, at wordworth, and elsewhere One of his Monitor essays was translated into several languages and published worldwide by Readers Digest.Siepel speaks and teaches Spanish.

    Conquistador Voices (Vol II): The Spanish Conquest of the Americas as Recounted Largely by the Participants By KevinH. Siepel

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