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"This fascinating book follows the travels of the Spanish conquistador Francisco Vasquez de Coronado on his quest to find the fabled Cities of Gold in what is now the Southwestern United States. Historical information and high-interest fact boxes are presented in an appealing tabloid style that guides readers through major voyages, explorations, and discoveries. Topics include why the Spaniards sent Coronado into the Southwest, deadly clashes with the Pueblo peoples, the first European sighting of the Grand Canyon and the Great Plains, and Coronado's eventual disappointment and disgrace."--Provided by publisher.
Number of Pages: 32
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Series Title: Travel With the Great Explorers
Publisher: Crabtree Pub Co
Age Range: 9-12 years
Author: Tim Cooke
Street Date: August 25, 2016
Item Number (DPCI): 248-35-2051
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