Visit our Christmas Gift Finder
Click & Collect from 2 Hours*
Free Delivery to UK Shops
Free UK Standard Delivery On all orders £20 and over Free Delivery to UK Shops Local shops and expert booksellers nationwide Free Click & Collect to UK shops From 2 hours of your order*
The Conquest of New Spain (Paperback)
  • The Conquest of New Spain (Paperback)
zoom

The Conquest of New Spain (Paperback)

(author), (translator)
£12.99
Paperback 416 Pages / Published: 26/07/1973
  • In stock online

Usually dispatched within 24 hours

  • This item has been added to your basket
Your local Waterstones may have stock of this item. Please check by using Click & Collect

Vivid, powerful and absorbing, this is a first-person account of one of the most startling military episodes in history: the overthrow of Montezuma's doomed Aztec Empire by the ruthless Hernan Cortes and his band of adventurers.

Bernal Diaz del Castillo, himself a soldier under Cortes, presents a fascinatingly detailed description of the Spanish landing in Mexico in 1520 and their amazement at the city, the exploitation of the natives for gold and other treasures, the expulsion and flight of the Spaniards, their regrouping and eventual capture of the Aztec capital.

Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
ISBN: 9780140441239
Number of pages: 416
Weight: 303 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 23 mm

You may also be interested in...

The American West
Added to basket
£8.99
Paperback
The American Civil War
Added to basket
DK
£16.99
Paperback
The American Civil War
Added to basket
Battle Cry of Freedom
Added to basket
The Battle of Midway
Added to basket
Phoenix Squadron
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
The Sugar Barons
Added to basket
£10.99
Paperback
Not In Your Lifetime
Added to basket
1491
Added to basket
£12.99
Paperback
The Challenge
Added to basket
£10.99
Paperback
1776
Added to basket
£16.99
Paperback
Team of Rivals
Added to basket
The Great Crash 1929
Added to basket
Che Guevara
Added to basket
£18.99
Paperback
Empire of the Summer Moon
Added to basket

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.