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The Resource Crossing the continent, 1527-1540 : the story of the first African-American explorer of the American South, Robert Goodwin

Crossing the continent, 1527-1540 : the story of the first African-American explorer of the American South, Robert Goodwin

Label
Crossing the continent, 1527-1540 : the story of the first African-American explorer of the American South
Title
Crossing the continent, 1527-1540
Title remainder
the story of the first African-American explorer of the American South
Statement of responsibility
Robert Goodwin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Documents the sixteenth-century crossing of North America by a trio of Spanish noblemen and a pioneering former African slave who endured such challenges as a shipwreck, famine, disease, and Native American attacks
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Goodwin, Robert
Dewey number
  • 970.01/6092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • coats of arms
Index
index present
LC call number
E125.E8
LC item number
G66 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Estevan
  • Estevan
  • Explorers
  • Explorers
  • Blacks
  • Slaves
  • Slavery
  • Cibola, Seven Cities of
  • Southwestern States
  • Southern States
  • Blacks
  • Cibola, Seven Cities of
  • Discovery and exploration, Spanish
  • Explorers
  • Slavery
  • Slaves
  • America
  • Southern States
  • Spain
  • United States
Label
Crossing the continent, 1527-1540 : the story of the first African-American explorer of the American South, Robert Goodwin
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0825/2008034548.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 375-392) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Journey's end: the first crossing of America, 1536 -- Camino Real: the royal road to Mexico City, 1536 -- Mexico City: July 1536 -- Fiesta: July 1536 -- Negro Alárabe -- Natural de Azamor: the slave trade -- Jerez: 1522 -- Seville: 1522-1527 -- Oviedo and Cabeza de Vaca -- Dorantes and the archive of the Indies -- Atlantic crossing: 1527 -- Cuba: 1527-1528 -- Florida: 1528 -- The isle of misfortune: 1528-1529 -- Texas: 1529-1533 -- Shamanism: 1533-1535 -- The Rio Grande: 1535 -- Friar Marcos de Niza: 1536-1538 -- Francisco Vázquez de Coronado: 1538-1539 -- Chronicles of Esteban's death -- Epilogue: resurrection
Control code
ocn191930029
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 414 pages
Isbn
9780061140457
Lccn
2008034548
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, coat of arms, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o191930029
  • (OCoLC)191930029
Label
Crossing the continent, 1527-1540 : the story of the first African-American explorer of the American South, Robert Goodwin
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0825/2008034548.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 375-392) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Journey's end: the first crossing of America, 1536 -- Camino Real: the royal road to Mexico City, 1536 -- Mexico City: July 1536 -- Fiesta: July 1536 -- Negro Alárabe -- Natural de Azamor: the slave trade -- Jerez: 1522 -- Seville: 1522-1527 -- Oviedo and Cabeza de Vaca -- Dorantes and the archive of the Indies -- Atlantic crossing: 1527 -- Cuba: 1527-1528 -- Florida: 1528 -- The isle of misfortune: 1528-1529 -- Texas: 1529-1533 -- Shamanism: 1533-1535 -- The Rio Grande: 1535 -- Friar Marcos de Niza: 1536-1538 -- Francisco Vázquez de Coronado: 1538-1539 -- Chronicles of Esteban's death -- Epilogue: resurrection
Control code
ocn191930029
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 414 pages
Isbn
9780061140457
Lccn
2008034548
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, coat of arms, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o191930029
  • (OCoLC)191930029

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