Author: Hugh Thomas
Rivers of Gold: The Rise of the Spanish Empire, from Columbus to Magellan
Random House Trade Paperbacs
Size: 18,5 ÌÁ
From one of the greatest historians of the Spanish world, here is a fresh and fascinating account of Spain’s early conquests in the Americas. Hugh Thomas’s magisterial narrative of Spain in the New World has all the characteristics of great historical literature: amazing discoveries, ambition, greed, religious fanaticism, court intrigue, and a battle for the soul of humankind.