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The Resource Crossing the continent, 1527-1540 : the story of the first African-American explorer of the American South, Robert Goodwin

Crossing the continent, 1527-1540 : the story of the first African-American explorer of the American South, Robert Goodwin

Label
Crossing the continent, 1527-1540 : the story of the first African-American explorer of the American South
Title
Crossing the continent, 1527-1540
Title remainder
the story of the first African-American explorer of the American South
Statement of responsibility
Robert Goodwin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Documents the sixteenth-century crossing of North America by a trio of Spanish noblemen and a pioneering former African slave who endured such challenges as a shipwreck, famine, disease, and Native American attacks
Summary
Documents the sixteenth-century crossing of North America by a trio of Spanish noblemen and a pioneering former African slave who endured such challenges as a shipwreck, famine, disease, and Native American attacks
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2008.
Biography type
individual biography
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266218
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 970.01/6092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • coats of arms
Index
index present
LC call number
E125.E8
LC item number
G66 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the story of the first African-American explorer of the American South
Label
Crossing the continent, 1527-1540 : the story of the first African-American explorer of the American South, Robert Goodwin
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0825/2008034548.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [375]-392) and index
Contents
Journey's end: the first crossing of America, 1536 -- Camino Real: the royal road to Mexico City, 1536 -- Mexico City: July 1536 -- Fiesta: July 1536 -- Negro Alárabe -- Natural de Azamor: the slave trade -- Jerez: 1522 -- Seville: 1522-1527 -- Oviedo and Cabeza de Vaca -- Dorantes and the archive of the Indies -- Atlantic crossing: 1527 -- Cuba: 1527-1528 -- Florida: 1528 -- The isle of misfortune: 1528-1529 -- Texas: 1529-1533 -- Shamanism: 1533-1535 -- The Rio Grande: 1535 -- Friar Marcos de Niza: 1536-1538 -- Francisco Vázquez de Coronado: 1538-1539 -- Chronicles of Esteban's death -- Epilogue: resurrection
Control code
5019025
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 414 p.
Isbn
9780061140457
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008034548
Other physical details
ill., maps, coat of arms
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn191930029
  • (OCoLC)191930029
Label
Crossing the continent, 1527-1540 : the story of the first African-American explorer of the American South, Robert Goodwin
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0825/2008034548.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [375]-392) and index
Contents
Journey's end: the first crossing of America, 1536 -- Camino Real: the royal road to Mexico City, 1536 -- Mexico City: July 1536 -- Fiesta: July 1536 -- Negro Alárabe -- Natural de Azamor: the slave trade -- Jerez: 1522 -- Seville: 1522-1527 -- Oviedo and Cabeza de Vaca -- Dorantes and the archive of the Indies -- Atlantic crossing: 1527 -- Cuba: 1527-1528 -- Florida: 1528 -- The isle of misfortune: 1528-1529 -- Texas: 1529-1533 -- Shamanism: 1533-1535 -- The Rio Grande: 1535 -- Friar Marcos de Niza: 1536-1538 -- Francisco Vázquez de Coronado: 1538-1539 -- Chronicles of Esteban's death -- Epilogue: resurrection
Control code
5019025
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 414 p.
Isbn
9780061140457
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008034548
Other physical details
ill., maps, coat of arms
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn191930029
  • (OCoLC)191930029

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