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Documents of the Coronado Expedition, 1539-1542: "They Were Not Familiar with His Majesty, nor Did They Wish to Be His Subjects"

Edited by Richard Flint
Edited by Shirley Cushing Flint
Translated by Richard Flint
Translated by Shirley Cushing Flint

This volume is the first annotated, dual-language edition of thirty-four original documents from the Coronado expedition. Using the latest historical, archaeological, geographical, and linguistic research, historians and paleographers Richard Flint and Shirley Cushing Flint make available accurate transcriptions and modern English translations of the documents, including seven never before published and seven others never before available in English. The volume includes a general introduction and explanatory notes at the beginning of each document.


Richard and Shirley Cushing Flint are also the editors of The Latest Word from 1540: People, Places, and Portrayals of the Coronado Expedition (UNM Press).

8.5 x 11 in. 760 pages 1 drawings, 30 halftones, 5 maps