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Cannibal Translation

True History: A Rendering

Bernal Díaz del Castillo

Translated from the Spanish by Chloe Garcia Roberts


About the author

Bernal Díaz del Castillo (1496–1584) served as a soldier in the conquest of Mexico under Hernán Cortés. In his later years he served as governor in Guatemala, where he wrote his memoir, Historia verdadera de la conquista de la Nueva España.

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