40. The Conquest of Mexico - Part 4

Episode 41 April 28, 2019 00:26:08
40. The Conquest of Mexico - Part 4
The Latin American History Podcast
40. The Conquest of Mexico - Part 4
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Today's episode sees Cortez meet the Aztec for the first time, found a city, see off a rebellion, and gain some allies.

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