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Coronado"s Land Essays on Daily Life in Colonial New Mexico by Marc Simmons

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Published by University of New Mexico Press .
Written in English


  • History,
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • New Mexico - Local History,
  • History - U.S.,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • United States - Colonial Period,
  • History / United States / Colonial Period (1600-1775)

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages195
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8166869M
ISBN 100826317022
ISBN 109780826317025

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Noted scientists of the Museum of Natural History of San Diego, as well as fishermen, newspapermen and even the lighthouse keeper of the South Island have supplied her with unpublished information, which makes here slim book the definitive work on Los Coronados Islands. If you wish to land on these islands, she explains the problems involved 5/5(1). Coronado's Land book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. At last available in paperback, the twenty-five essays collected here re-c /5.   The Coronado Islands (Islas Coronado or Islas Coronados; English: Islands of the Coronation(s)) are a group of four islands off the northwest coast of the Mexican state of Baja ed by the wind and waves, they are largely barren and uninhabited except for a small military detachment and a few lighthouse keepers. Coronado's land. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, © (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Marc Simmons.

In Brief:Finding no wealth in Cibola or the surroundings, Coronado moved his army east to the pueblos around Albuquerque, on the Rio Grande River, in September They spent the winter there. In these pueblos, Coronado heard stories of an another wealthy trade center, Quivira, to the northeast. In April , the entire army marched east to the Texas panhandle, and in May. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.   Francisco Vázquez de Coronado (c. ) was a 16th-century Spanish explorer. In , Coronado led a major Spanish expedition up Mexico’s western coast and into the region that is . Bay Books (17) 1 min. Speciality & Gift Shops. See all. Get to know the area. Hop-on Hop-off Tours. San Diego Tour: Hop-on Hop-off Trolley. reviews. This San Diego hop-on hop-off trolley tour provides an easy and affordable way to get around the city. This tour /53K TripAdvisor reviews.

Bibliography. Herbert Eugene Bolton, Coronado, Knight of Pueblos and Plains (Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, ). Dianna Everett, ed., Coronado and the Myth of Quivira (Canyon, Tex.: Panhandle-Plains Historical Society, ). Richard Flint and Shirley Cushing Flint, eds., The Coronado Expedition to Tierra Nueva: The – Route Across the Southwest (Boulder: University.   Coronado led a caravan that historians have characterized as one of the greatest land expeditions the world has known, but when he returned to Mexico without gold in . Coronado's Land: Essays on Daily Life in Colonial New Mexico by Marc Simmons starting at $ Coronado's Land: Essays on Daily Life in Colonial New Mexico has 2 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace. Others, rather than searching, have sat and told stories of lost mines, buried treasure and of ghostly patrones who guard the treasures -- adding layers to the myths that abound in the land of book lovingly describes Spanish influence and tradition on the Sountwest and combines a terrific cast of characters, interesting situations.