History of the Spanish Conquest of Yucatan and of the Itzas

Papers of the Peabody Museum of American Archaeology and Ethnology, Hard University. Vol. VII.

Cover image for

Download


Published: 1917
Language: English
Wordcount: 84,324 / 246 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 36.7
LoC Category: F
Downloads: 535
Added to site: 2010.07.23
mnybks.net#: 28512
Genre: History
Excerpt

s' letter Return to Merida

CHAPTER IX

THE SECOND ENTRADA OF PADRE AVENDAÑO

Orders of the Governor Departure of Avendaño The same route followed as before; Batcab is reached Chuntucí The hardships of the journey Approaching the Itzas Tan Xuluc Mul; temples on a great height Chakan Itza The Chakan Itzas Treatment of the natives The Padres please other Indians by means of little gifts The Padres renew their march Nich Indians arrive from Tayasal Bravery of Avendaño The landing at Tayasal; the idol At the temple The Padres read the letters The curiosity of the Itzas A baptism performed Other Caciques arrive The Caciques in war paint Avendaño makes inquiries as to their manner of reckoning time Avendaño explains the prophecies Objection of Covoh Discussion with Canek and others Friendliness of Canek Demonstrations against Canek Leniency promised by the Padres Avendaño takes steps to protect the Itzas

(Promote your book here)

Featured Books

Cover image for History of the Spanish Conquest of Yucatan and of the Itzas by Philip Ainsworth Means - Free eBook

Who Murdered Mr. Malone?

Garden Girls Christian Cozy Mystery Series Book 1
Hope Callaghan

Who Murdered Mr. Malone? Book 1 of the Garden G... Read more

Cover image for History of the Spanish Conquest of Yucatan and of the Itzas by Philip Ainsworth Means - Free eBook

Phantasia

Book One: Into the Rain
M.U. Riyadad

After finding the body of a dragon in a metalli... Read more

Cover image for History of the Spanish Conquest of Yucatan and of the Itzas by Philip Ainsworth Means - Free eBook

Fearsome

Fearsome Series Book 1
S.A. Wolfe

*This is a stand-alone book in the Fearsome Ser... Read more

Cover image for History of the Spanish Conquest of Yucatan and of the Itzas by Philip Ainsworth Means - Free eBook

Nano Contestant

Episode 1: Whatever It Takes
Leif Sterling

Fans of the Hunger Games and Sci-Fi Thrillers will... Read more

Cover image for History of the Spanish Conquest of Yucatan and of the Itzas by Philip Ainsworth Means - Free eBook

Anais of Brightshire

The Blood Mage Chronicles Book 1
Jamie Wilson

While rumors of monsters rising in the south bring... Read more

Cover image for History of the Spanish Conquest of Yucatan and of the Itzas by Philip Ainsworth Means - Free eBook

Sound of Sirens

Tales of Skylge #1
Jen Minkman

On the island of Skylge, electricity is only fo... Read more

(advanced)
login | register

User ID

Password

reset password

Help ManyBooks by sharing this page!

See it as donating a moment of your social media time, every little thing helps us improve and stay online.

Popular in This Genre

The list of books below is based on the weekly downloads by our users regardless of eReader device or file format.

The Art of War
by Sun Tzu
Forty-Six Years in the Army
by John M. Schofield
Hymns and Hymnwriters of Denmark
by Jens Christian Aaberg
A Maker of History
by E. Phillips Oppenheim
An Island Story
by H.E. Marshall
...After a Few Words...
by Gordon Randall Garrett

See more popular titles from this genre.