Ance 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 #burningtearing down much the then xisting dwellings Estimates are 100000 to 300000 Mexicans died Cortez team was aided by about 5000 Indians from a tribe near the coast who not only were the porters but also fought The author weaves a novel into near the coast who not only were the porters but also fought The author weaves a novel into historical facts and story He has a big young Englishman get shipwrecked on East Coast only survivor learns the language accepted as a type of god nds up marrying a princess and nds up surviving many wounds fighting for the Spanish and then ultimately bringing her back to England I ding it at least 1 star for no maps No photos or drawings So many names of towns lakes and passes that one needs a guide book to follow I also thought there were times author forget he had a novel going and other times he forgot to tell about CortezI liked it all in all because you See Both Sides The Aztecs both sides The Aztecs not loved by many of the other tribes They were very big into relying on their priests and sacrificing humans for their gods They were advanced in many ways However their bows and arrows and armor paled against the Spanish arms and armor not to mention their horses and cannons Full review If yo. H youth He is beset by many perils among the natives but by a ruse he obtains the protection of the Spaniards. .
Very detailed account of Cortez xpedition at times the level 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 decent job of pointing out the complex motivations of the Spaniards the Aztecs and other native tribes 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 "brings in the theme an Unknown God whom some of the native people worship Henty makes the loose 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 gyptians in *concept or if both the Egyptians in Cat of the Bubastes and the Aztecs and other tribal peoples truly had an Unknown God It does make for interesting thought and serious discussion for Christians as to the outcome of the faith of those who worship an Unknown God without knowing Jesus Christ 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 to Mexico City and both bring back gold and convert the heathens to be catholics Initially the Aztecs ruling minority tribe of many in an alli. With the Conuest of Mexico as the ground work of his story Mr Henty has interwoven the adventures of an Englis. ,
review By Right of Conuest or With Cortez in Mexico,
U 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 readers I think Absolutely Horrifying Much history than the usual Henty book although he was kinder to the Spanish than other books I ve read Great adventure novel and on par with his best work It is long but great to listen to I njoyed this book but it seemed really really long It was ok Typical Henty with cool history and poor characters There was finally a girl I really really long It was ok Typical Henty with cool history and poor characters There was finally a girl I in one of his books but the main character dude didn t marry her and nded up marrying some lame Aztec princess so the one time I rooted for a romance in a Henty it didn t Come About I Did Like The History about I did like the history the conuest though because Henty didn t side with The Shadow Reader either the Spaniards or the Aztecs and kinda gave things in their true light Full of historical and cultural information while keeping mostly clean in light of its content By Right of Conuest gives a balanced picture of Cortez and the Aztecs Though it deals with horrifically violentvents they are written non descriptively The characters are Cinderella Unmasked (Fairytale Fantasies 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 looks out for others than for himself I like this book betterach time I read it. And after the fall of Mexico he succeeds in regaining his native shore with a fortune and a charming Aztec bri.