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Francisco Coronado and the Seven Cities of Gold
  • Format
  • Authored by: Shane Mountjoy
  • From the Series: Explorers of New Lands
  • Trim Size: 6-3/4 x 9-1/2
  • ISBN-10: 0791086313
  • ISBN-13: 978-0-7910-8631-5
  • Status: In Stock
  • List Price: $35.00
  • Imprint: Chelsea House
  • Published: 09/01/2005
  • Dewey Number: 979
  • Reading Level: Grades 5-8
  • Pages: 160


Spanish legend claimed that there were seven cities built of gold and filled with treasure in the New World. Coronado and his troupe spent three years wandering in the American Southwest discovering only the beauty of the landscape. Today he is seen as a brave explorer and a careful observer of life in the Southwest.


Full-color photographs and illustrations Full-color laminated cover, reinforced binding Bibliography, sidebars, chronology, time line, further reading, Web sites, index

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"...a wonderful book for young historians studying early explorers...a welcome addition to any history classroom..."

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