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Hernando de Soto

Abbott Chrisman

Hernando de Soto

by Abbott Chrisman

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  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Raintree Publishers in Milwaukee .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Soto, Hernando de, -- ca. 1500-1542 -- Juvenile literature.,
  • De Soto, Hernando de, -- ca. 1500-1542.,
  • Explorers -- America -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Explorers -- Spain -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Explorers.,
  • America -- Discovery and exploration -- Spanish -- Juvenile literature.,
  • América -- Descubrimiento y exploraciones -- Españoles -- Literatura juvenil.

  • About the Edition

    A biography of the Spanish explorer who led the first European expedition to reach the Mississippi River, explored in what is now Florida, and took part in the Spanish conquest of the Inca Empire.

    Edition Notes

    English and Spanish.

    StatementAbbott Chrisman ; illustrated by Rick Whipple ; [consultant and translator, Gloria Contreras].
    GenreJuvenile literature., Biography
    SeriesRaintree Hispanic stories
    ContributionsWhipple, Rick, ill.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22936810M
    ISBN 100817229035

    I read Hernando de Soto’s book, The Mystery of Capital, while working in W ashington DC, in the last quarter of. I was shocked to see how much publicity the book. Hernando de Soto (c/–) was a Spanish explorer and conquistador who led the first European expedition deep into the territory of the modern-day United States, and the first documented to have crossed the Mississippi River. [1]A vast undertaking, de Soto's North American expedition ranged throughout the southeastern United States searching for gold, silver and a passage to China.

    Jan 01,  · Hernando de Soto, a brave leader, a skilled fighter and an excellent strategist, was the first European to discover the Mississippi River. De Soto first sailed to the New World in , where he became the first governor of Panama and gained fame helping conquer the rest of Central America. Hernando de Soto. The Spanish conqueror and explorer Hernando de Soto () participated in the conquest of Peru, explored the southeastern part of the United States, and was the first white man to cross the Mississippi River. Hernando de Soto was born at Jerez de .

    Reconstruction of the Route of Hernando de Sotos Army through Southwest Arkansas and East Texas. the said Captain Hernando de Soto If he was one of those Portuguese who are named in the book as having started from Elvas, the inference may be drawn from the wording of the narrative that he was named Alvaro Fernandez. Hernando de Soto and his team of researchers found that an astonishing ninety-eight percent of all businesses in Peru were extralegal, as was eighty-eight percent of all rural property. Extralegals had constructed seven out of every ten buildings, had run almost all of its public transportation system, and built and owned the vast majority of.


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Hernando de Soto: A Savage Quest in the Americas Paperback – September 15, by David E. Duncan (Author)Reviews: Hernando de Soto is the author of The Mystery of Capital ( avg rating, ratings, reviews, published ), The Other Path ( avg rating, 3 Home My Books4/5.

The De Soto Chronicles: The Expedition of Hernando de Soto to North America in (Two Volume Set). The capitalism that makes offers economic solutions to the lower strata of society.

Hernando De Soto's title refers to another path besides Socialism or Communism and hankins-farms.com well as Large Scale Capitalism. He covers the subject well in an easily read format. This book accomplishes several important hankins-farms.coms: Books by Hernando de Soto. The Mystery of Capital: Why Capitalism Triumphs in the West and Fails Everywhere Else.

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This biography of Hernando de Soto is incredibly well-researched and insanely informative. However, that is also its "drawback." That is, the book needs a make-over to make it a bit more digestable for the Average Dude.

I love a good history book, but too much detail can bog down an historical narrative. If you are researching de Soto, start here/5. About the Author. Hernando de Soto is President of the Institute for Liberty and Democracy, headquartered in Lima, Peru. Named one of the leading innovators in the world by Time and Forbes magazines, he now carries out property reform programs for Reviews: Aug 22,  · Hernando de Soto was born c.

in Jerez de los Caballeros, Spain. In the early s, while on Francisco Pizarro's expedition, de Soto. Hernando de Soto: Selected full-text books and articles. A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic.

Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts. Jan 01,  · "The hour of capitalism's greatest triumph," writes Hernando de Soto, "is, in the eyes of four-fifths of humanity, its hour of crisis." In The Mystery of Capital, the world-famous Peruvian economist takes up the question that, more than any other, is central to one of the most crucial problems the world faces today: Why do some countries succeed at capitalism while others4/5.

De Soto, Hernondo. "A Translation of an Original Letter of Hernando De Soto." Historical Collections of Louisiana, Embracing Translations of Many Rare and Valuable Documents Relating to the Natural, Civil and Political History of That State.

Hernando De Soto (Famous Explorers) by Tanya Larkin and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at hankins-farms.com De Soto received the third largest portion of wealth, after Francisco Pizarro and his brother Hernando.

6 After this, de Soto marched onto and conquered the Inca capital city of Cuzco. He was the first European to enter this city.

7 He captured the city, and claimed many of the riches for himself. Hernando De Soto explored La Florida, and far beyond, and claimed new land for Spain while looking for riches. He was the first European to cross the Mississippi River.

Unlike Champlain, another explorer to the north in Canada to whom being first was everything, being first did not interest De Soto. The De Soto Chronicles Vol 1 & 2: The Expedition of Hernando de Soto to North America in Spanish explorer Hernando de Soto is known for leading the first European expedition to discoverand crossthe Mississippi River.

This intriguing book describes his career beginning with being a leader in the Spanish conquests of Central America and Peru, making first contact with the Inca emperor Atahuallpa, and being made the governor of Cuba/5. Hernando de Soto, Spanish explorer and conquistador who participated in the conquests of Central America and Peru and, in the course of exploring what was to become the southeastern United States, discovered the Mississippi River.

De Soto spent his youth in the family manor house at Jerez de los. In his activism and in his books The Other Path and The Mystery of Capital, Hernando de Soto has done much more than apply the lessons of economics to old problems; he has asked new questions and. Choice Outstanding Academic Book, sponsored by Choice Magazine.

The De Soto expedition was the first major encounter of Europeans with North American Indians in the eastern half of the United States. De Soto and his army of over men, including cavalry, spent four years.

Hernando De Soto was an explorer born in Spain. He came from a not so wealthy family, so by himself he could not afford to go to college.

A man by the.The Other Path: The Economic Answer to Terrorism is a book by Peruvian economist Hernando de Soto Polar which describes the informal sector and underground economy of Peru in the s. The book was a top seller in both Latin American and the United States while also receiving international critical acclaim for its impact on economic growth and development in Latin America.By HERNANDO DE SOTO Basic Books.

Read the Review. The Five Mysteries of Capital. This book is an effort to reopen the exploration of the source of capital and thus explain how to correct the economic failures of poor countries. These failures have nothing to do with deficiencies in .