I found the book hard to read and much more concerned about refuting previous historians than telling a straightforward story. I love history, but didn't finish this one.Published 2 months ago by Charles Walbridge
Excellent book!!!! I had to but this for my class turns out it really is not a bad book. If you love history this book is a must read for you.Published 6 months ago by Zaquan
Great book as a pro/con point of view of the historical content of the Spanish conquest of the Inca empire.Published 6 months ago by Tito
A different approach to the history of the conquest of the Aztec Empire by Cortez. If the reader has studied the history as presented in other writing, this will give him/her a... Read morePublished 8 months ago by nagrom
If your taking any latin american history classes or seminar, this book is definitely recommended. The language is very technical, so rereading is recommendedPublished 11 months ago by D.M.X.
An excellent, well-written, and very informed account of the Spanish conquest, beyond all the lies and tergiversations of the Black Legend. Read morePublished 11 months ago by Francisco Iván Escamilla
As a history major in college I have found this book intriguing in its perceptions of how we humans would like to view ourselves versus what actually dictates the perception of... Read morePublished 12 months ago by Kerwin Holmes Jr.
No doubt the author has done his research, brings to light many historical fallacies but it is not a book that takes hold of one due to the writing. Read morePublished 14 months ago by Joan M Tarabusi