by Félix Varela

Edited by Luis Leal and Rodolfo J. Cortina

ISBN: 978-1-55885-132-0
Publication Date: 1995
Bind: Trade Paperback
Pages: 216

Edited as part of the Recovering the U.S. Hispanic Literary Heritage Project series.



Originally published anonymously in 1826, this historical novel written in Spanish follows Hernán Cortéz and his conquest of Mexico, his encounter with, his deception of and his alliance with the people of Tlaxcala, whom he used to defeat Moctezuma and the Aztecs.