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CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Francisco Vasquez de Coronado __ You will find a general overview of Coronado and his accomplishments. - From Newadvent.org - http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/04379e.htm

Coronado, Francisco Vásquez de: Biography __ A collection of biographies from a variety of online resources. - From answers.com - http://www.answers.com/topic/francisco-v-squez-de-coronado

Coronado: Misfortune's Explorer __ Primary Source Adventure, a lesson plan hosted by The Portal to Texas History - From texashistory.unt.edu - http://texashistory.unt.edu/young/educators/coronado/index.shtml

Coronado in the Western U.S. __  "Coronado moved his camp to the upper Rio Grande where his people killed more than 200 men, women and children in a massacre to pacify the area."  A brief article. - From floridahistory.com - http://floridahistory.com/coronado.html   

Francisco Vasquez de Coronado ___Did Coronado find the gold for which he was seeking? Read this article to find out. - Text only - From the Educator's Reference Desk - http://www.eduref.org/cgi-bin/printlessons.cgi/Virtual/Lessons/crossroads/sec4/Unit_2/Unit_IIQ2R4.html 

Francisco Vásquez de Coronado ___"Francisco Vázquez de Coronado led one of the most remarkable European explorations of the North American interior." A click on the highlighted text will take you to a detailed account of Coronado's journeys. - Illustrated - From PBS -

Francisco Vasquez de Coronado __ "Visit this site dedicated to providing information about Francisco Vasquez de Coronado.Fast and accurate details and facts about the history of Francisco ..."  A lot of information in outline form. - From elizabethan-era.org.uk - http://www.elizabethan-era.org.uk/francisco-vasquez-de-coronado.htm  

Francisco Vásquez de Coronado __ A biographical overview with links to additional resources. - From infoplease.com - http://www.infoplease.com/ce6/people/A0813622.html


Francisco Vázquez de Coronado __ A good biography and accomplishments article along with links to additional resources. - From u-s-history.com - http://www.u-s-history.com/pages/h1011.html

Francisco Vásquez de Coronado __ An overview of Coronado's life with embedded links to related materials.  This is beginning to sound old, isn't it? - From nationmaster.com - http://www.nationmaster.com/encyclopedia/Francisco-V%C3%A1squez-de-Coronado 

Francisco Vásquez de Coronado __ "Francisco Vásquez de Coronado (ca. 1510 - September 22, 1554) was a Spanish conquistador, who between 1540-1542 visited New Mexico and other parts of the southwest of what is now the United States. He was born in Salamanca, Spain." Here is an encyclopedic article with links to related materials. - illustrated - From wikipedia - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Francisco_V%C3%A1squez_de_Coronado


Francisco Vásquez de Coronado (DesertUSA) __ Coronado found no gold in his fruitless search for the fabled Seven Golden Cities of Cibola, but it wasn't for lack of looking. From the map provided here you can see how far this man travelled in his quest. Due to his activities, Spain added an enormous amount of land to its New World holdings. The text is very good and easy to follow.

Francisco Vasquez de Coronado: Explorer and Conquistador __ A biography and accomplishments of Coronado for the younger student. - From enchantedlearning.com - http://www.enchantedlearning.com/explorers/page/c/coronado.shtml  

A Most Famous Failing - Francisco Vázquez de Coronado ___As you read about Coronado's search for gold, you can follow his route on the provided map. - Illustrated - By Bob Katz -


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