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|||Grosset & Dunlap, an imprint of Penguin Random House||108 pages : illustrations, color foldout map ; 20 cm.||English|| |
Downers Grove Public Library - 1st Floor - Kids
J 918.1 FAB
Since the days of conquistador Hernán Cortés, rumors have circulated...
This title authoritatively recounts the main events in the history of Latin America and highlights the men and women who played key roles in the establishment and growth of the region. Though long inhabited only by various Amerindian tribes, Latin America was transformed by the arrival of Europeans, who built colonial empires across the region beginning in the sixteenth century. Much of Latin America secured its independence in the early nineteenth...