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A hero for the Americas : the legend of Gonzalo Guerrero

Author: Robert Calder
Publisher: Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada : University of Regina Press, [2017] ©2017
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The biography of Spaniard Gonzalo Guerrero, who became one of the great leaders of the Mayan race.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biographies
History
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Calder, Robert, 1941-
Hero for the Americas.
Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada : University of Regina Press, [2017]
(OCoLC)978286075
Named Person: Gonzalo Guerrero; Gonzalo Guerrero
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Calder
ISBN: 9780889775107 0889775109
OCLC Number: 1023435249
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: "No white man ever enters it" : the Yucatán Peninsula --
"To serve God and ... to get rich" : the lure of the New World --
"It seemed the end of the world" : Balboa, Pizarro, and the perils of Darién --
"It will never do to leave him here" : shipwreck, enslavement, and Hernán Cortés --
"What would the Spanish say should they see me in this guise?" : Gonzalo among the Maya --
"Language is the perfect instrument of empire" : Aguilar and the conquest of the Aztecs --
"Gonzalo, my brother and special friend" : Guerrero the warrior and the battle for Yucatán --
"The power of narrative is absolute" : Guerrero in the contemporary Mexican consciousness.
Other Titles: Legend of Gonzalo Guerrero
Responsibility: Robert Calder.

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The biography of Spaniard Gonzalo Guerrero, who became one of the great leaders of the Mayan race.

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