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Published by Crowell in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Cortés, Hernán, -- 1485-1547.,
  • Mexico -- History -- Conquest, 1519-1540.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

SeriesThe Complete works of William H. Prescott
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17764466M

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