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journey of Alvar Nuñez Cabeza de Vaca.

Alvar NГєГ±ez Cabeza de Vaca

journey of Alvar Nuñez Cabeza de Vaca.

by Alvar NГєГ±ez Cabeza de Vaca

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Published by Rio Grande Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Places:
  • America
    • Subjects:
    • Narváez, Pánfilo de, d. 1528.,
    • Indians of North America.,
    • America -- Discovery and exploration -- Spanish.,
    • America -- Early accounts to 1600.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementTranslated from his own narrative by Fanny Bandelier.
      SeriesA Rio Grande classic
      ContributionsBandelier, Fanny R., tr.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE125.N9 N96
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 231 p.
      Number of Pages231
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5913080M
      LC Control Number64015127
      OCLC/WorldCa1489436

      An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio An illustration of a " floppy disk. The journey of Alvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca and his companions from Florida to the Pacific, by Núñez Cabeza de Vaca. Alvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca (cc) was born in Jeréz de la Frontera, Spain, to a noble family; his early career was in the military. In , he was appointed second in command of an expedition headed up by Panfilo de Narváez, who wanted to claim the territory from Florida to Mexico for Spain.

      Reference the current page of this Book. Núñez Cabeza de Vaca, Alvar, active 16th century & Bandelier, Adolph Francis Alphonse, The Journey of Alvar Nuñez Cabeza de Vaca and His Companions From Florida to the Pacific, , book, ; New York. The Journey of Alvar Nuñez Cabeza De Vaca () Translated by Fanny Bandelier () On the 27th day of the month of June, , the Governor Panfilo de Narvaez departed from the port of San.

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He wrote this narrative of his journey/5(). Alvar Nunez Cabeza de Vaca (c. /) was an early Spanish explorer of the New World and is remembered as a proto-anthropological author. As treasurer, and hence one of the chief officers, of the Narvaez expedition, he and three others were the 4/4(5).

Álvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca (Jerez de la Frontera, ca. / – Valladolid, ca. /) was a Spanish explorer of the New World, one of four survivors of the Narváez expedition. He is remembered as a proto-anthropologist for his detailed accounts of the many tribes of Native Americans, first published in as La Relación (The Report), and later known as Naufragios 5/5(1).

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Few stories of shipwreck and survival can equal that of the 16th century Spaniard Alvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca who, cast ashore near present day (USA) Tampa Bay, Florida, insurvived eight years of hand-to-mouth existence among the Indians of the South and Southwest, and who walked on foot across the plains to the Pacific Coast, arriving in Mexico in Brutal Journey: Cabeza de Vaca and the Epic.

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Barnes, - America - pages. In utter despair, Cabeza de Vaca at last tried his scanty knowledge of medicine and, his cures proving successful, he became a renowned medicine man among the natives, his companions following the example.

The treatment to which they resorted partook of the nature of a faith-cure. He declares the sign of the cross to be a seldom-failing remedy.

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Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio An illustration of a " floppy disk. The journey of Alvar Nuñez Cabeza de Vaca and his companions from Florida to the Pacific, ; by Núñez Cabeza de Vaca.

Álvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca (Jerez de la Frontera, ca. / – Valladolid, ca. /) was a Spanish explorer of the New World, one of four survivors of the Narváez expedition.

He is remembered as a proto-anthropologist for his detailed accounts of the many tribes of Native Americans, first published in as La Relación (The Report), and later known as Naufragios /5(9). Translation of the original narrative by Alvar Nuñez Cabeza de Vaca, about his trip across North America, as well as historical notes and supporting documentation, such as.

The New World story of the Spanish explorer Cabeza de Vaca in his own wordsThis riveting true story is the first major narrative detailing the exploration of North America by Spanish conquistadors (). The author, Alvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca, was a fortune-seeking Spanish nobleman and the treasurer of an expedition sent to claim for Spain a vast area of today's southern /5(5).In simple, straightforward prose, Cabeza de Vaca chronicles the nine-year odyssey endured by the men after a shipwreck forced them to make a westward journey on foot from present-day Florida through Louisiana and Texas into California.

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