Conquistador: Hernan Cortes, King Montezuma, And The Last Stand Of The Aztecs

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In this astonishing work of scholarship that reads like an edge-of-your-seat adventure thriller, acclaimed historian Buddy Levy records the last days of the Aztec empire and the two men at the center of an epic clash of cultures perhaps unequaled to this day.It was a moment unique in human history, the face-to-face meeting between two men from civilizations a world apart. In 1519, Hernán Cortés ar...

Paperback: 448 pages
Publisher: Bantam; 6/28/09 edition (July 28, 2009)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 0553384716
ISBN-13: 978-0553384710
Product Dimensions: 5.5 x 1 x 8.2 inches
Amazon Rank: 54376
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I purchased this book for my Dad, who was an officer in the US Merchant Marines during WWII. Once you do it, you’ll wonder what took you so long. ebook Conquistador: Hernan Cortes, King Montezuma, And The Last Stand Of The Aztecs Pdf. He lives in Minneapolis with his wife and two sons, some of whose antics have found their way into his books (unbeknownst to them). She has traveled in Asia, South America, Africa,Europe, the Caribbean. hope to get the 2015 when it comes out. On the other hand, if you want tour boys to know how to treat a girl right, so she does not feel like an object (or knot-hole), and your girls to be comfortable with acts that they once were taught to dread, this book ought to be required reading. A broad, bawdy, raucous, deeply felt and utterly involving narrative, a genuine pleasure to read. Maggie, the Reserve’s chief, is swept off her feet, but Virgil, her teenage son, is less than enchanted. I highly recommend him as an author- all of his series are GREAT.
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Many writers in our time would focus exclusively on the cruelty of the conquest of the Aztecs. But while the author doesn't deny this point, he is sober enough to put the infamous and fascinating Cortes in the context of his time. Both the good and t...

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e shores of Mexico, determined not only to expand the Spanish empire but to convert the natives to Catholicism and carry off a fortune in gold. That he saw nothing paradoxical in carrying out his intentions by virtually annihilating a proud and accomplished native people is one of the most remarkable and tragic aspects of this unforgettable story. In Tenochtitlán Cortés met his Aztec counterpart, Montezuma: king, divinity, commander of the most powerful military machine in the Americas and ruler of a city whose splendor equaled anything in Europe. Yet in less than two years, Cortés defeated the entire Aztec nation in one of the most astounding battles ever waged. The story of a lost kingdom, a relentless conqueror, and a doomed warrior, Conquistador is history at its most riveting.