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The Marvelous Adventure of Cabeza De Vaca Also Malinche

Long Haniel

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ISBN 10: 0285647091 / ISBN 13: 9780285647091
Published by SmU Press, Dallas, 1972
Condition: Near Fine Hardcover
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Nice neat copy in bright jacket under fresh mylar. Two small rust spots in front hinge fold, from three stapled pages of Epilogue: Regarding Malinche, by Haniel Long, laid in and present Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 011915

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Title: The Marvelous Adventure of Cabeza De Vaca ...

Publisher: SmU Press, Dallas

Publication Date: 1972

Binding: Blue Boards

Book Condition:Near Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Edition: Assume 1st Thus

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In 1528 Cabeza de Vaca led a Spanish expedition to the Americas, where, shipwrecked in the Gulf of Mexico, he traveled for eight years across North America enduring starvation and enslavement until his eventual rescue by Native Americans. Based on historical fact and acting as a celebration of the human spirit and the brotherhood of all men, this touching novella asks such questions as What is Christian behavior? and What are the universal obligations that bind all humanity together? Though it is considered a spiritual classic, it is also often seen as a seminal work in ecological awareness. A complete description of the slave girl who acted as Cortés's translator while he conquered Mexico is also included in this moving work.

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Haniel Long is the author of Notes for a New Mythology, The Power Within Us, Notes for a New Mythology, and The Marvellous Adventure of Cabeza de Vaca, which was first published in 1936.

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