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Great conquerors of South and Central America

A. Hyatt Verrill

Great conquerors of South and Central America

by A. Hyatt Verrill

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Published by D. Appleton and Company in New York, London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Latin America
    • Subjects:
    • Cortés, Hernán, 1485-1547.,
    • Pizarro, Francisco, ca. 1475-1541.,
    • Latin America -- History -- To 1600.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 387-389.

      Statementby A. Hyatt Verrill ...
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1411 .V55
      The Physical Object
      Pagination4 p. l., 389 p.
      Number of Pages389
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6733640M
      LC Control Number29022120
      OCLC/WorldCa295729

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