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1. A great many hardships

1. A great many hardships  

Matthew Restall and Felipe Fernández-Armesto

in The Conquistadors: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Feb 2012
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780199365746
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780195392296.003.0001
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chapter
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9780195392296
‘A great many hardships’ introduces the conquistadors. Conquistadors were not appointed by the Spanish monarchy. They were entrepreneurs who travelled to the Americas under their own ... More
2. Many victories, great conquests

2. Many victories, great conquests  

Matthew Restall and Felipe Fernández-Armesto

in The Conquistadors: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Feb 2012
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780199365746
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780195392296.003.0002
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chapter
ISBN: 
9780195392296
‘Many victories, great conquests’ outlines the conquistadors' Caribbean conquests and the conquests that followed. The Caribbean conquests succeeded in extracting wealth, but failed in ... More
4. By a miracle of God

4. By a miracle of God  

Matthew Restall and Felipe Fernández-Armesto

in The Conquistadors: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Feb 2012
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Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780199365746
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780195392296.003.0004
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chapter
ISBN: 
9780195392296
‘By a miracle of God’ examines how the Spanish gained control of the American empires so quickly. Their victory was an epic accomplishment at the time. The Spanish attributed their success ... More
The Conquistadors: A Very Short Introduction

The Conquistadors: A Very Short Introduction  

Matthew Restall and Felipe Fernandez-Armesto

Print Publication Year: 
Feb 2012
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780199365746
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780195392296.001.0001
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book
ISBN: 
9780195392296
The Conquistadors: A very Short Introduction investigates the facts and myths behind the Spanish invasion of the New World. With startling speed, Spanish conquistadors invaded ... More
3. To give account of who I am

3. To give account of who I am  

Matthew Restall and Felipe Fernández-Armesto

in The Conquistadors: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Feb 2012
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780199365746
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780195392296.003.0003
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780195392296
‘To give account of who I am’ asks: Who exactly were the conquistadors? Many famous conquistadors, such as Cortés, the Pizarro brothers, Pedro de Alvarado, Francisco de Montejos, and ... More

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