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Author Flint, Richard, 1946-
Title No settlement, no conquest : a history of the Coronado Entrada / Richard Flint
Imprint Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, 2008
book jacket
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 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  E125.V3 F624 2008    AVAILABLE    30530001149483
Descript xviii, 358 p. : maps ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 329-346) and index
Introduction : the mechanics of the event -- Whys and wherefores -- Precious goods of greater India, China, and Antilia -- Cíbola, a name for the goal -- License from the king and his council -- Raising a force and paying for it -- Avoiding provocation, demanding submission -- Almost a highway -- By sea to Chichilticale -- Inside Cíbola -- Refusal to submit -- In the wake of disillusionment -- Overture from Cicuique -- The heart of the land of flat-roofed towns -- Vassalage denied -- To the farthest edge -- What was seen and what was not -- Disintegration and withdrawal -- Upshot -- One of a hundred and thirty -- Discontinuity at mid-century -- Enduring life of rumor -- Violence, expected but not sought -- Maps -- Major Spanish-led expeditions in the Western hemisphere, 1492-1598, by date, leader, and area -- Chronological context of the Coronado Entrada, A.D. 700-1609
Subject Coronado, Francisco Vásquez de, 1510-1554
Southwest, New -- Discovery and exploration -- Spanish
Southwest, New -- History -- To 1848
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New -- History -- 16th century
Historic sites -- Southwest, New
Excavations (Archaeology) -- Southwest, New
Southwest, New -- Antiquities
Southwest, New -- Discovery and exploration -- Spanish -- Sources
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