Ponce de Leon: or, The rival slain
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Published by printed for the author, and sold by J. Nutt, in Stationers-Hall-Yard in London .
Written in English


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Other titlesPonce de Leon, Rival slain, Rival slain: a tragical dream
SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 2150:36
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[4], 32 p
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15427037M

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Juan Ponce de León (Spanish pronunciation: [xwan ˈponθe ðe leˈon]; – July ), commonly known as Ponce de León (/ ˌ p ɒ n s d ə ˈ l iː ə n /, also UK: / ˌ p ɒ n s eɪ d ə l eɪ ˈ ɒ n /, US: / ˌ p ɒ n s d ə l i ˈ oʊ n, ˌ p ɒ n s (ə) d eɪ-/), was a Spanish explorer and conquistador known for leading the first official European expedition to Florida and serving Born: , Santervás de Campos, Castile.   Ponce de León was shot with a poisonous arrow and brought to Cuba, where he died. “People came back to Spain and reported he was killed,” . This reprint of a map from the lates might prove that Juan Ponce de Leon visited Tampa Bay in [ Courtesy of James MacDougald ] His book further solidified the belief that the Narváez. Born into a noble family, Ponce de León was a page in the royal court of Aragon and later fought in a campaign against the Moors in is possible that he began his career of exploration in as part of Christopher Columbus’s second expedition to the New World. In he was in the West Indies as a captain serving under Nicolás de Ovando, governor of Hispaniola.

  Born into Spanish nobility, Juan Ponce de León () may have accompanied Christopher Columbus on his voyage to the New World. A decade later, he.   James MacDougald shows off rare maps of the New World from and that include the Gulf Coast and Florida, on Oct. 14, , in St. Petersburg, Fla.   Ponce de León was shot with a poisonous arrow and brought to Cuba, where he died. “People came back to Spain and reported he was killed,” MacDougald said. “As a result, they named that place the Bay of Juan Ponce.” Milanich hopes MacDougald’s work inspires other historians to reconsider the location of Ponce de León’s settlement.   Ponce de León hoped to bring a swift end to the rebellion and mobilized a force of about men. But the Taíno force — with reinforcements from the Carib tribe — numbered in the thousands. In a late-night sneak attack, Juan Ponce de León's men killed around Native Americans with zero casualties on their side.

The book was good and informative, but the title is a little misleading, as about the first % of the book is background information to the Spanish coming to Puerto Rico and FL, and the last 1/3 of the book is after Ponce de Leon has died and deals with subsequent expeditions to the the New s: Juan Ponce de Leon His New and Revised Genealogy - Ebook written by John J. Browne Ayes. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Juan Ponce de Leon His New and Revised Genealogy.   By , when Ponce de Léon first arrived, so many Europeans had visited Florida that some Indians greeted him in Spanish. Ponce never went anywhere near St. . The clone of the 35th president of the USA,John F. Kennedy, otherwise known as JFK is the central antagonist, turned anti-hero of the cartoon series, Clone High. He was voiced by Chris Miller, the co-creator of the series. He also voiced asMr. Butlertron in the series. 1 Personality 2 Appearance 3 Role 4 Gallery 5 Trivia 6 Navigation JFK is quite egotistical, short-fused, and dirty-minded.