In the footsteps of Cortes
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Published by Peter Owen in London .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

StatementFernandoBenitez ; translated from the Spanish.
The Physical Object
Pagination256p.,ill.,22cm
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21313079M

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