Primary Source Explorers: A Journey with Francisco Vázquez de Coronado, 1st Edition

  • Stuart A. Kallen
  • Published By: Lerner Publications
  • ISBN-10: 1512410969
  • ISBN-13: 9781512410969
  • DDC: 910.92
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 5th Grade
  • 40 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released June 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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Francisco Vázquez de Coronado traveled in search of legendary gold-filled cities. Though he came up empty-handed, his men became the first Europeans to see the Grand Canyon. Study maps, quotations, and other primary sources to learn about his journeys.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Introduction: The Search for Gold.
2: Becoming a Governor.
3: Rumors of Riches.
4: The Quest for Gold.
5: To Kansas and Back.
Source Notes.
Selected Bibliography.
Further Information.
Photo Acknowledgments.