Book Details

Author  Hugh Thomas
Publisher  Simon & Schuster
Publication Date   April 7, 1995
ISBN  0671511041
Pages  832

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Drawing on newly discovered sources and writing with brilliance, drama, and profound historical insight, Hugh Thomas presents an engrossing narrative of one of the most significant events of Western history.

Ringing with the fury of two great empires locked in an epic battle, Conquest captures in extraordinary detail the Mexican and Spanish civilizations and offers unprecedented in-depth portraits of the legendary opponents, Montezuma and Cort├ęs. Conquest is an essential work of history from one of our most gifted historians.

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