Historical Tales - The Romance of Reality - Volume III
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The Project Gutenberg EBook of Historical Tales - The Romance of Reality - Volume III by Charles Morris This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever.You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included with this eBook or online at http://www.gutenberg.org/license Title: Historical Tales - The Romance of Reality - Volume III Author: Charles Morris Release Date: October 9, 2006 [Ebook 19503] Language: English ***START OF THE PROJECT GUTENBERG EBOOK HISTORICAL TALES - THE ROMANCE OF REALITY VOLUME III*** Historical Tales - The Romance of Reality - Volume III by Charles Morris Edition 1, (October 9, 2006) Philadelphia and London J. B. Lippincott Company Copyright, 1904, by J. B. LIPPINCOTTCOMPANY. Copyright, 1908, by J. B. LIPPINCOTTCOMPANY. DEPARTURE OF COLUMBUS. Illustrations DEPARTURE OF COLUMBUS. .. . . . . . . . . . . . .vii A TROPICAL RIVER SCENE.. . . . . . . . . . . . . .3 CATHEDRAL OF SAN DOMINGO.. . . . . . . . . . .17 LANDING-PLACE OF CORTEZ, VERA CRUZ.. . . . .21 FLOATING GARDENS ON THE CHENAMPAS.. . . .31 AZTEC IDOLS CARVED IN STONE.. . . . . . . . . .49 DEATH OF ATAHUALPA, FROM A PAINTING IN THE CATHEDRAL AT CALLAO.. . . . . . . . . .62 COFFEE PLANT IN BLOSSOM.. . . . . . . . . . . . .84 THE HARBOR OF VALPARAISO.. . . . . . . . . . . .98 A TROPICAL BUNGALOW AND PALMS.. . . . . . . 111 THE CITY OF PANAMA.. . . . . . . .

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The Project Gutenberg EBook of Historical Tales - The Romance of Reality - Volume III by Charles Morris
This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever. You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included with this eBook or online at http://www.guten-berg.org/license
Title: Historical Tales - The Romance of Reality - Volume III
Author: Charles Morris
Release Date: October 9, 2006 [Ebook 19503]
Language: English
***START OF THE PROJECT GUTENBERG EBOOK HISTORICAL TALES - THE ROMANCE OF REALITY -VOLUME III***
Historical Tales - The Romance of Reality - Volume III
by Charles Morris
Edition 1, (October 9, 2006)
Philadelphia and London J. B. Lippincott Company
Copyright, 1904, by J. B. LIPPINCOTTCOMPANY. Copyright, 1908, by J. B. LIPPINCOTTCOMPANY.
DEPARTURE OF COLUMBUS.
Illustrations
DEPARTURE OF COLUMBUS. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . vii A TROPICAL RIVER SCENE. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 CATHEDRAL OF SAN DOMINGO. . . . . . . . . . . . 17 LANDING-PLACE OF CORTEZ, VERA CRUZ. . . . . . 21 FLOATING GARDENS ON THE CHENAMPAS. . . . . 31 AZTEC IDOLS CARVED IN STONE. . . . . . . . . . . 49 DEATH OF ATAHUALPA, FROM A PAINTING IN THE CATHEDRAL AT CALLAO. . . . . . . . . . . 62 COFFEE PLANT IN BLOSSOM. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 84 THE HARBOR OF VALPARAISO. . . . . . . . . . . . . 98 A TROPICAL BUNGALOW AND PALMS. . . . . . . . 111 THE CITY OF PANAMA. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 118 INDIANS OF THE PLATEAU. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 146 SOUTH AMERICAN NATIVE HUT. . . . . . . . . . . . 163 BRIDGE ENTERING QUITO. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 175 RIO JANEIRO AND HARBOR. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 210 INDIAN SPINNING AND WEAVING. . . . . . . . . . . 217 THE GOVERNOR-GENERAL'S PALACE, HAVANA. . 223 OLDEST HOUSE IN THE UNITED STATES, SANTA FE.235 ON THE BORDER OF LAKE CHALCO. . . . . . . . . . 239 HOUSE OF MAXIMILIAN AT QUERETARO. . . . . . 253
Contents
THE ISLES OF BEAUTY BEYOND THE SEAS. . . . . . 1 ALONSO DE OJEDA AND THE CARIB CACIQUE. . . 9 THE EARLY DAYS OF A FAMOUS CAVALIER. . . . . 15 BALBOA AND THE DISCOVERY OF THE PACIFIC. . 23 THE ROMANTIC STORY OF THE PRINCE OF TEZCUCO. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 31 THE FAMOUS RETREAT OF CORTEZ AND THE SPANIARDS. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 43 PIZARRO AND THE INCA'S GOLDEN RANSOM. . . . 53 GONZALO PIZARRO AND THE LAND OF CINNAMON. 65 CORONADO AND THE SEVEN CITIES OF CIBOLA. . 73 THE FAITHFUL MIRANDA AND THE LOVERS OF ARGENTINA. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 83 LANTARO, THE BOY HERO OF THE ARAUCANIANS. 89 DRAKE, THE SEA-KING, AND THE SPANISH TREASURE-SHIPS. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 97 SIR WALTER RALEIGH AND THE QUEST FOR EL DORADO. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 107 MORGAN, THE FREEBOOTER, AND THE RAID ON PANAMA. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 117 A DRAMA OF PLUNDER, MURDER, AND REVENGE 127 THE WONDERFUL MARCH OF THE FREEBOOTERS 135 THE CRUELTY OF THE SPANIARDS TO THE INDIANS.145 CUDJOE, THE NEGRO CHIEF, AND THE MAROONS OF JAMAICA. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 153 TOUSSAINT L'OUVERTURE AND THE REVOLU-TION IN HAYTI. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 161 BOLIVAR THE LIBERATOR, AND THE CONQUEST OF NEW GRANADA. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 171