The journey of Coronado, 1540-1542, from the city of Mexico to the Grand Canon of the Colorado and the buffalo plains of Texas, Kansas and Nebraska, as told by himself and his followers Page: 15 of 288
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Chapter XV. Of why Tiguex revolted, and
how they were punished, without being to
blame for it, . . . . . 47
Chapter XVI. Of how they besieged Tiguex
and took it and of what happened during
the siege, . . . . . . .52
Chapter XVII. Of how messengers reached the
army from the valley of Sefiora and how
Captain Melchior Diaz died on the expedi-
tion to the Firebrand river, . . .58
Chapter XVIII. Of how the general managed
to leave the country in peace so as to go in
search of Quivira, where the Turk said
there was the most wealth, . . 61
Chapter XIX. Of how they started in search of
Quivira and of what happened on the way, 64
Chapter XX. Of how great stones fell in the
camp, and how they discovered another
ravine, where the army was divided into
two parts, . . . . .
Chapter XXI. Of how the army returned to
Tiguex and the general reached Quivira, . 73
Chapter XXII. Of how the general returned
from Quivira and of other expeditions
toward the North, . . 77
WHICH TREATS OF THE HIGH VILLAGES AND
PROVINCES AND OF THEIR HABITS AND
CUSTOMS, AS COLLECTED BY PEDRO DE
CASTAtEDA, NATIVE OF THE CITY OF
NAJARA, . . . .82
Chapter I. Of the province of Culiacan and of
its habits and customs, . . . .84
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Winship, George Parker. The journey of Coronado, 1540-1542, from the city of Mexico to the Grand Canon of the Colorado and the buffalo plains of Texas, Kansas and Nebraska, as told by himself and his followers, book, 1922; New York. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth3161/m1/15/: accessed September 25, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; .