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By Irwin R. Blacker

In 3 years, the Spanish conquistador Hernán Cortés, major a number of hundred Spanish squaddies, overcame a centuries-old empire which may positioned tens of millions of warriors at the box. Even after his god-like popularity were shattered, and his horses and cannons have been not considered as supernatural, his ruthless bold took him directly to victory. but in any case, his prize used to be now not the gold that he had sought, however the destruction of the complete Aztec civilization.

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