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The Resource A hero for the Americas : the legend of Gonzalo Guerrero, Robert Calder

A hero for the Americas : the legend of Gonzalo Guerrero, Robert Calder

Label
A hero for the Americas : the legend of Gonzalo Guerrero
Title
A hero for the Americas
Title remainder
the legend of Gonzalo Guerrero
Statement of responsibility
Robert Calder
Title variation
Legend of Gonzalo Guerrero
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The biography of Spaniard Gonzalo Guerrero, who became one of the great leaders of the Mayan race
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
972/.02092
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
  • F1228.98.G84
  • F1230.G76
LC item number
  • C35 2017
  • C35 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
A hero for the Americas : the legend of Gonzalo Guerrero, Robert Calder
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-207) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"No white man ever enters it" : the Yucatán Peninsula -- "To serve God and . . . to get rich" : the lure of the New World -- "It seemed the end of the world" : Balboa, Pizarro, and the perils of Darién -- "It will never do to leave him here" : shipwreck, enslavement, and Hernán Cortés -- "What would the Spanish say should they see me in this guise?" : Gonzalo among the Maya -- "Language is the perfect instrument of empire" : Aguilar and the conquest of the Aztecs -- "Gonzalo, my brother and special friend" : Guerrero the warrior and the battle for Yucatán -- "The power of narrative is absolute" : Guerrero in the contemporary Mexican consciousness
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
xi, 217 pages
Isbn
9780889775091
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • 3156513
  • (OCoLC)978286075
  • (OCoLC)ocn978286075
  • 3098284
  • 3156513
Label
A hero for the Americas : the legend of Gonzalo Guerrero, Robert Calder
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-207) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"No white man ever enters it" : the Yucatán Peninsula -- "To serve God and . . . to get rich" : the lure of the New World -- "It seemed the end of the world" : Balboa, Pizarro, and the perils of Darién -- "It will never do to leave him here" : shipwreck, enslavement, and Hernán Cortés -- "What would the Spanish say should they see me in this guise?" : Gonzalo among the Maya -- "Language is the perfect instrument of empire" : Aguilar and the conquest of the Aztecs -- "Gonzalo, my brother and special friend" : Guerrero the warrior and the battle for Yucatán -- "The power of narrative is absolute" : Guerrero in the contemporary Mexican consciousness
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
xi, 217 pages
Isbn
9780889775091
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • 3156513
  • (OCoLC)978286075
  • (OCoLC)ocn978286075
  • 3098284
  • 3156513
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