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doc ¶ Chronicle of the Narvaez Expedition ´ Penguin Classics read Ô eyltransferservices ´ ❮Read❯ ➳ Chronicle of the Narvaez Expedition (Penguin Classics) Author Harold Augenbraum – Eyltransferservices.co.uk The New World story of the Spanish explY the men after a shipwreck forced them to make a westward journey on foot from present day Florida through Louisiana and Texas into California In thirty eight brief chapters Cabeza de Vaca describes the scores of natural and human obstacles they encountered as they made their way across an unknown land Cabeza de Vaca's gripping account offers a trove of ethnographic information including descriptions and interpretations of native cultures making it a powerful precursor I wanted to read Cabeza de Vaca's account of the Narvaez expedition to North America This digital version is mistitled and contains instead de Vaca's Commentaries on the conuest of the Rio Plata in South AmericaDon't buy I would give it no star since the title misrepresents the text but 1 star is the minimum

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The New World story of the Spanish explorer Cabeza de Vaca in his own wordsThis riveting true story is the first major narrative detailing the exploration of North America by Spanish conuistadors 1528 1536 The author Alvar Nez Cabeza de Vaca was a fortune seeking Spanish nobleman and the treasurer of an expedition sent to claim for Spain a vast area of today's southern United States In simple straightforward prose Cabeza de Vaca chronicles the nine year odyssey endured b This is an incredible story of survival and early anthropology Cabeza de Vaca and his comrades endured incredible hardships and emerged it seems as better human beings Watch the movie Cabeza de Vaca and read this first hand account He is an uncelebrated conuistador who became an advocate for the indigenous people of the Americas

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Chronicle of the Narvaez Expedition Penguin ClassicsTo modern anthropologyForthan seventy years Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English speaking world Withthan 1700titles Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines Readers trust theseries to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors as well as up to datetranslations by award winning translato An amazing story every American should know about our history