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Hernando de Soto and His Expeditions Across the Americas

Hernando de Soto and His Expeditions Across the Americas( )
Author: Brown, Janet Hubbard
Editor: Goetzmann, William H.
Series title:Explorers of New Lands Ser.
ISBN:978-0-7910-8610-0
Publication Date:Sep 2005
Publisher:Facts On File, Incorporated
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $30.00
Book Description:

In 1536, De Soto became rich when he helped lead the Spanish conquest of the Inca empire in South America. He continued his explorations through what is today the southern United States. Ages 8+ years.

Book Details
Pages:100
Detailed Subjects: Juvenile Nonfiction / History / Exploration & Discovery
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.75 x 9.5 x 0.53 Inches
Book Weight:1.54 Pounds
Author Biography
Brown, Janet Hubbard (Author)
William Goetzmann was born in 1931 in St. Paul Minnesota. He received his BA and PhD from Yale University. He also taught taught at Yale before going to the University of Texas at Austin to develop his American Studies program. He was a historian and emeritus professor in American studies at the University of Texas in Austin. He won the Parkman Prize and Pulitzer Prize for historians for his work on the American west. His written works are focused on the topics of American philosophy, American political history and American arts. He wrote Beyond the Revolution: A History of American Thought From Paine to Pragmatism in 2009.

Willaim Goetzmann died on September 7, 2010.

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