The evil implanted in man by nature spreads so imperceptibly, when the habit of wrong-doing is unchecked, he himself can set no limit to his shamelessness. — Cicero

Pedro de Valdivia

1500–1554
Civilization: Hispanic — Chile
   Field of Renown:  explorer — Chile
Era:  South America

Conquistador who attempted to conquer Chile, but was killed by the native tribes. Founded Santiago.

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Lantaro, the Boy Hero of the Araucanians  in  Historical Tales: Spanish American  by  Charles Morris