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Published by Hakluyt Society in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Cortés, Hernán, -- 1485-1547,
  • Mexico -- History -- Conquest, 1519-1540,
  • Mexico, Valley of (Mexico) -- Maps -- To 1800,
  • Mexico City (Mexico) -- Maps -- To 1800

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Bernal Díaz del Castillo, one of its conquerors ; edited and published in Mexico by Genaro García ; translated into English, with introduction and notes / by Alfred Percival Maudslay.
SeriesWorks issued by the Hakluyt Society -- 2nd ser., no. 23-25, 30, 40., Works issued by the Hakluyt Society -- 2nd ser., no. 23., Works issued by the Hakluyt Society -- 2nd ser., no. 24., Works issued by the Hakluyt Society -- 2nd ser., no. 25., Works issued by the Hakluyt Society -- 2nd ser., no. 30., Works issued by the Hakluyt Society -- 2nd ser., no. 40.
ContributionsGarcía, Genaro, 1867-1920., Maudslay, Alfred Percival, 1850-1931.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination4 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17739592M
LC Control Number87436161
OCLC/WorldCa26142288

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