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|Spain and the New World|
|Conquest of Mexico Back to Help|
Cortés' Second Letter to the Emporer
The war of conquest : how it was waged here in Mexico
|Other Primary Sources|
Spanish Conquest of Cuba
Letter to the King of Spain
Recopilation of the Laws of the Indies
36 Florentine Codex
A Nahua testament and a Nahua Land Grant.
Castaways. The Narrative of Alvar Nuñez Cabeza de Vaca
|Background Information Back to Help|
Chronology of Voyages of Exploration
|Indigenous Culture--Background and Artifacts|
University of Guadalajara
WebMuseum of LatinAmerica
|Other Conquerors and Colonists|
Columbus' Description of Landing in the Americas|
Excerpt from his journal. For more excerpts, visit The Medieval Sourcebook.
Columbus letter to the King and Queen of Spain.
A Brief and True Report on the Newfound Land of Virginia
1492: On Ongoing Voyage
Age of Discovery