The greatest happiness is to scatter your enemy, to drive him before you, to see his cities reduced to ashes, to see those who love him shrouded in tears, and to gather into your bosom his wives and daughters. — Ghengis Khan

Francisco de Coronado

(Francisco Vasquez de Coronado)

1510–1554
Civilization: Hispanic — Sapin
   Field of Renown:  explorer — Mexico
Era:  Exploration

Spanish explorer who was a governor in Mexico, and explored regions of the Southwest United States.

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Book Links
Coronado and the Seven Cities of Cibola  in  Historical Tales: Spanish American  by  Charles Morris


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