Keeping mostly clean in ight of its content By Right of Conuest gives
A Balanced Picture Of Cortez balanced picture of Cortez the Aztecs Though it deals with horrifically violent events they are written non descriptively The characters are easy to relate to and the story is interesting Roger doesn t always do what is right but his aim is always to do righteously and he ooks out for others than for himself I ike this book better each time I read it Full review Much history than the usual Henty book although he was kinder to the Spanish than other books I ve read It was ok Typical Henty with cool history and poor characters There was finally a girl I iked in one of his books but the main character dude didn t marry her and ended up marrying some Pleasure Activism: The Politics of Feeling Good lame Aztec princess so the one time I rooted for a romance in a Henty it didn t come about I didike the history of the conuest though because Henty didn t side with either the Spaniards or the Aztecs and kinda gave things in their
True Light. Andlight. And the fall of Mexico he succeeds in regaining his native shore with a fortune and a charming Aztec bri. .
Cortez in about 1520 invaded Mexico with up to 400 soldiers and sailers his goal was to march to Mexico City and both bring back gold and
convert the heathens to be catholics Initially the Aztecs the ruling minority tribe of many inthe heathens to be catholics Initially the Aztecs the ruling minority tribe of many in alliance but not all tribes received them but then threatened and fought them They returned towards the coast After replenishing supplies and power the next year they waged a long fight ultimately burningtearing down much of the then existing dwellings Estimates are 100000 to 300000 Mexicans died Cortez team fight ultimately burningtearing down much of the then existing dwellings Estimates are 100000 to 300000 Mexicans died Cortez team aided by about 5000 Indians from a tribe near the
coast who not only were the porters but also fought The authorwho not only were the porters but also fought The author a novel into the hist Absolutely Horrifying I enjoyed this book but it seemed really really Murder at the Mansion long Very detailed account of Cortez expedition at times theevel of detail was boring to me but I m sure it would be interesting to some It seems that Henty in choosing an English main character was able to do a de. With the Conuest of Mexico as the ground work of his story Mr Henty has interwoven the adventures of an Englis. .
Cent job of pointing out the complex motivations of the Spaniards the
Aztecs And Other Nativeand other native who had been previously conuered by the Aztecs For instance he showed that the Spaniards were indeed greedy but were also motivated by their horror at the immense numbers of human sacrifices reuired by the Aztec religion As in Henty s The Cat of Bubastes the author brings in the theme of an Unknown God whom some of the native people worship Henty makes the oose connection that this god must be the Christian God See Acts 1723 Since I am not a historian myself I wonder if Henty added this concept or if both the Egyptians in The Cat of the Bubastes and the Aztecs and other If you have never read any other books about this time period then this would be ok for you not me Too pro
cortez pro christian written for pre teen readersPro christian written for pre teen readers think Great adventure novel and on par with his best work It is ong but great to isten to Full of historical and cultural information while. H youth He is beset by many perils among the natives but
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