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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
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The biography of Spaniard Gonzalo Guerrero, who became one of the great leaders of the Mayan race
Writing style
Award
Saskatchewan Book Awards, Saskatoon Book Award, 2019.
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10613838
Citation location within source
September 04, 2017
Citation source
Publishers Weekly
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1941-
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Calder, Robert
Dewey number
  • 972/.02092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Adult
Intended audience source
Brodart
LC call number
F1228.98.G84
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Guerrero, Gonzalo
  • Spaniards
  • Mayas
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the legend of Gonzalo Guerrero
Label
A hero for the Americas : the legend of Gonzalo Guerrero, Robert Calder
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-207) 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
illustrations
Label
A hero for the Americas : the legend of Gonzalo Guerrero, Robert Calder
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-207) 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
illustrations

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