The Resource By right of conquest, by G.A. Henty, (electronic resource)

By right of conquest, by G.A. Henty, (electronic resource)

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By right of conquest
Title
By right of conquest
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by G.A. Henty
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Language
eng
Summary
When Roger Hankshaw boards the merchant ship Swan for a perilous journey to the New World, little does the young Englishman know what adventure awaits him. After a shipwreck strands him in Pre-Columbian Mexico, Roger must find a way to avoid becoming one of the many human sacrifices offered to the Aztec gods. Proving himself to be honorable and trustworthy, Roger builds enduring friendships with many of the natives. Later, when the Spanish noble and explorer Hernando Cortez arrives, Roger is placed in a difficult position. How can an Englishman explain his presence in Mexico? Cortez, with a military force intent on converting the heathen Aztecs, will also plunder their riches. Can Roger help his native friends survive the turmoil of the Spanish conquest of Mexico? Will Roger ever be able to return to England and see his family? These questions and more will be answered in G. A. Henty's By Right of Conquest: Or with Cortez in Mexico. Set in early-sixteenth century England and Mexico, this book includes more than ninety geographical, historical, and explanatory footnotes to aid the modern reader
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Midwest
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1832-1902
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Henty, G. A.
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823.8
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fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Young men
  • Mexico
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adult
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By right of conquest, by G.A. Henty, (electronic resource)
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https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11461500
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multicolored
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MWT11461500
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1 online resource
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online
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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MWT11461500
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remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
By right of conquest, by G.A. Henty, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11461500
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11461500
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11461500
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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