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William Hickling Prescott

C. Harvey Gardiner

William Hickling Prescott

a biography

by C. Harvey Gardiner

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Published by University of Texas Press in Austin .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Prescott, William Hickling, 1796-1859,
    • Historians -- United States -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementby C. Harvey Gardiner. Introd. by Allan Nevins.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS2657 .G33
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxi, 366 p.
      Number of Pages366
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5311789M
      ISBN 100292700059
      LC Control Number72096223

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      We are offering THE PAPERS OF WILLIAM HICKLING PRESCOTT. Selected and Edited By C. Harvey Gardiner; The University of Illinois Press. () This book is hard-bound in green cloth with gilt stamping to the upper cover and spine, in a price clipped dust jacket. The binding is solid. The contents are bright and Rating: % positive.   Prescott, William Hickling, Title: History of the Conquest of Peru With a Preliminary View of the Civilization of the Incas Edition (See also #, a slightly different version without footnotes) Language: English: LoC Class: F Latin America local history: Peru: Subject: Peru -- History -- Conquest, Subject: Incas Cited by:

        6 works of William Hickling Prescott American historian and Hispanist () This ebook presents a collection of 6 works of William Hickling Prescott. A dynamic table of contents allows you to jump directly to the work selected. Table of Contents: History of the Conquest of Peru - History of The Reign of Philip The Second King of Spain Brand: The Perfect Library.   The second son of William Prescott, Jr. and Catherine Greene Hickling, William Hickling Prescott was born May 4th, , in Salem, Massachusetts. His father was a prominent lawyer, affording the children a comfortable upbringing with ample opportunity for the best schooling en: Elizabeth Lawrence, Catherine Prescott, William Amory Prescott, William Gardiner Prescott.


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William Hickling Prescott () was an eminent American historian. He wrote in the Preface to this book, "Although the subject of the work is, properly, only the Conquest of Mexico, I have prepared the way for it by such a view of the civilization of the ancient Mexicans Cited by: William Hickling Prescott, the renowned American historian who chronicled the rise and fall of the Spanish empire, was born in Salem, Massachusetts, on May 4, /5(15).

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This collection includes the following: History of The Reign of Philip The Second King of Spain History of the Conquest of Mexico Format: Ebook. The Online Books Page. Online Books by. William Hickling Prescott (Prescott, William Hickling, ) A Wikipedia article about this author is available.

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His books included histories of the Spanish monarchs and the conquests of Mexico and Peru. The Conquest of Mexico, Volume 2. William Hickling Prescott. Holt, - Mexico. 0 Reviews. Preview this book. Share this book. No Subject. William Hickling Prescott A Biography By C. Harvey Gardiner Introduction by Allan Nevins This biography of a distinguished historian and man of letters is the first study of William Hickling Prescott () to be written by a historian who has worked with the very themes explored by Prescott.

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And it is the first to treat him not only as creative historian but also as family man, as traveler and clubman, as investor and humanitarian, and as private citizen with strong. by William Hickling Prescott 4 editions - first published in Not in Library History of the conquest of Mexico: with a preliminary view of the ancient Mexican civilization, and the life of the conqueror, Hernando Corte s.

Genre/Form: Biographies Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Peck, Harry Thurston, William Hickling Prescott. New York: Greenwood Press.

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