Francisco Vázquez de Coronado

First European to Reach the Grand Canyon

Spotlight on Explorers and Colonization

In a pattern anyone familiar with the European explorers of the 1500s will recognize, Francisco Vázquez de Coronado set out in search of land and treasure. Following in the footsteps of Hernán Cortés, Coronado set out for the New World in hopes of claiming land and wealth for Spain. Readers will get caught up in the fantastic and dangerous journeys of the Coronado expedition from Mexico to Kansas as they sought in vain for the mythical seven cities of gold. Although he was unsuccessful in some aspects of his quests, this enlightening book will highlight his journey and discoveries

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Reading Level: 6

Interest Level: 5-10

Product type : Library Bound Book
ISBN : 978-1-5081-7216-1
Author : Xina M. Uhl
Copyright : 2017
Language : English
Pages : 48
Trim : 7 1/4" x 9 1/4"
Dewey : 979.01092--dc23
Bibliography • Biographies • Detailed Table of Contents • Fact Boxes • Full-Color Photographs • Further Information Section • Glossary • Index • Sidebars • Websites • Timelines