32. Tierra Firme - Part 3

Episode 33 August 05, 2018 00:19:59
32. Tierra Firme - Part 3
The Latin American History Podcast
32. Tierra Firme - Part 3
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In part three of the story of the first Spanish colony on the mainland of the American continent, Balboa meets his biggest challenge yet - a man who will become his bitter rival.

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