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Francisco Vázquez de Coronado

Explorer (c. 1510 — 22-Sep-1554)


Herbert E. Bolton. Coronado on the Turquoise Trail: Knight of Pueblos and Plains. University of New Mexico Press. 1949. 491pp.

Angelico Chavez. Coronado's Friars: The Franciscans in the Coronado Expedition. Academy of American Franciscan History. 1968. 106pp.

A. Grove Day. Coronado's Quest: The Discovery of the Southwestern States. University of California Press. 1940. 419pp.

Richard Flint. No Settlement, No Conquest: A History of the Coronado Entrada. University of New Mexico Press. 2008. 358pp.

Richard Flint; Shirley Cushing Flint (editors). The Coronado Expedition: From the Distance of 460 Years. University of New Mexico Press. 2003. 338pp.

George P. Hammond; Agapito Rey. Narratives of the Coronado Expedition, 1540-1542. University of New Mexico Press. 1940. 413pp.

Stewart L. Udall. To the Inland Empire: Coronado and Our Spanish Legacy. Doubleday. 1987. 222pp. Photography by Jerry D. Jacka.

George Parker Winship (editor). The Journey of Coronado, 1540-1542: From the City of Mexico to the Grand Canon of the Colorado and the Buffalo Plains of Texas, Kansas and Nebraska. New York: A. S. Barnes & Company. 1904. 251pp. Translations of documents by Coronado and his followers, plus introduction and itinerary.


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  5. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.348)

  6. Webster's American Biographies (p.227)

  7. Benet's Readers Encyclopedia, 4th Edition (p.229)

  8. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.124)

  9. Concise Dictionary of American Biography (p.193)

  10. Legends in Their Own Time (p.55)

  11. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.161)

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