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Capture of an Inca King: Francisco Pizarro __ "from Narrative of the Conquest of Peru, by his secretary, Francisco de Xeres, 1530-34"  A first-hand account. - From Virginia Tech - http://www.fll.vt.edu/Culture-Civ/Spanish/texts/spainlatinamerica/pizarro.html 

Category:Francisco Pizarro __ Gallery of clickc-to-enlarge pictures related to Pizarro. - illustrated - From wikimedia.org - http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Francisco_Pizarro

The Conquest of the Inca Empire __ You will find a good history of the conquest which is part of a larger tutorial about European Voyages of Exploration - From University of Calgary - http://www.ucalgary.ca/applied_history/tutor/eurvoya/inca.html 

Francisco Pizarro ___Use the good map to follow Pizarro's route of exploration. For younger grades but useful for all. - Illustrated - From Enchanted Learning -http://www.allaboutmammals.com/explorers/page/p/pizarro.shtml

Francisco Pizarro __ A biographical sketch along with links to additional materials. - From infoplease.com - http://www.infoplease.com/ce6/people/A0839247.html  



Francisco Pizarro ___He couldn't read; he couldn't write; but he slashed his way though the New World, conquering the Inca Empire. Here's his story. - Text only - From the Catholic Encyclopedia - http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/12140a.htm

Francisco Pizarro __ "Pizarro was born in 1471 (other sources may differ, 1475-1478, unknown) in Trujillo, (Extremadura), Spain. He was an illegitimate son of Gonzalo Pizarro (senior) who as colonel of infantry afterwards served in Italy under Gonsalvo de Cordova, and in Navarre, with some distinction."  You will find an encyclopedic article with links to related materials. - illustrated - From wikipedia - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Francisco_Pizarro 

Francisco Pizarro __ "Spanish explorer and conqueror Francisco Pizarro defeated the Inca Empire and claimed most of South America for Spain. Pizarro also established the city of Lima, Peru, and opened the way for Spanish culture and religion to dominate South America."  A good look at a life of accomplishment. - From CarpeNoctem - http://www.carpenoctem.tv/military/pizarro.html

Francisco Pizarro __ "Facts, Timeline & History about the life of Francisco Pizarro - Explorer and Conquistador " - From elizabethan-era.org.uk - http://www.elizabethan-era.org.uk/francisco-pizarro.htm  

Francisco Pizarro's Conquest of the Inca Empire, 1532-1533 __ A brief history of the conquest and links to additional resources. - From Korean Minjok Leadership Academy - http://www.zum.de/whkmla/military/16cen/pizarro15321533.html 



The Misplaced Conquistador - Francisco Pizarro ___Who knows why the author of the information here decided to use all capital letters to give us this interesting information. Try to put up with the eye strain to learn about Pizarro's death. - Illustrated - From Dr. William R. Maples -
http://iml.jou.ufl.edu/projects/Fall2000/Maxey/pizzaro.htm

PBS : Conquistadors - Pizarro __ Several pages of information in this detailed look at the Conquistadors and Pizarro in particular. - illustrated - From PBS - http://www.pbs.org/conquistadors/pizarro/pizarro_flat.html 

Pizarro __ An interview with Francisco Pizarro.  "November 15, 1539 Reporter: Today we are interviewing a very important man in history, Francisco Pizarro. Hello, Mr. Pizarro. - Francisco Pizarro: Hello. -  Tell us a little bit about your early life. - - getting the picture? - From thinkquest.org - http://library.thinkquest.org/J002678F/pizarro.htm 

 

 

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