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ಮ Free Download Format Kindle @Conquistador Voices: The Spanish Conquest of the Americas as Recounted Largely by the Participants ಸ By Kevin H Siepel ೪ ಮ Free Download Format Kindle @Conquistador Voices: The Spanish Conquest of the Americas as Recounted Largely by the Participants ಸ By Kevin H Siepel ೪ Conquistador Voices, a two volume work by Kevin H Siepel, is intended for the general reader The book presents the history of the Spanish Conquest of the Americas principally through the voices of those who participated in that signal event Its goal is to make this story engaging by substantial use of first person narrative much of it newly translated from Spanish and Italian sources The overall story is told in five parts, each part featuring a principal actor of the Spanish Conquest an explorer or conquistador Volume I is devoted to the four voyages of Christopher Columbus, and to the subsequent conquest of Mexico by Hernan Cortes Volume I opens with a scene setting narrative and introduction to Christopher Columbus, a man with an unshakable belief in an idea and a dogged determination to carry out that idea Columbus s budding relationship with the Spanish monarchs is covered, as are the four Columbus voyages preparations for his first voyage, his landing and initial encounter with the peoples of the Americas, his worsening relationship with the colonists, his arrest and removal to Spain, his rehabilitation, and his subsequent year long, mutiny ridden isolation on a Jamaican beach Equally well covered are the many aspects of his complex personality his remarkable ingenuity, his great skill as a navigator, his supreme self confidence, his deep lack of interest in administration, and his eventual drift into self pity The second part of Volume I covers the conquest of Mexico and the Aztecs by Hernan Cortes We are taken on the early exploratory voyages to the Mexican coast, eventually to land there with Cortes and his not totally loyal troops Through a combination of flattery, thinly veiled threat, and stunning violence, we see Cortes take charge of his men, gather initially hostile Indian warriors to his cause, and move this large force inexorably toward the Aztec island capital, Tenochtitlan In addition to being treated to riveting descriptions of this now lost city, we witness Cortes s bold move of taking the Aztec king Montezuma hostage, the Spaniards terror in fleeing the capital on the noche triste, Cortes s determination to hold this land for himself against attacking Spaniards, and his final investiture and razing of the city with the slaughter of most of its inhabitants Cortes, in these events, comes off as perhaps the most intelligent and clever of the five conquistadors examined in these two volumes An effort has been made throughout Conquistador Voices to avoid moralizing on these events, but to report them with all due filtering of wheat from chaff as we have been told that they occurred Nine maps accompany the text An index, copious footnotes, and brief bibliography are included.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 www.wordworth.com, and elsewhere One of his Monitor essays was translated into several languages and published worldwide by Readers Digest Siepel speaks and teaches Spanish. 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    • Conquistador Voices: The Spanish Conquest of the Americas as Recounted Largely by the Participants
    • 3.1
    • 243
    • Format Kindle
    • 340 pages
    • 0978646622
    • Kevin H Siepel
    • Anglais
    • 25 February 2017

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