Crossing the continent, 1527-1540 the story of the first African-American explorer of the American South

Title Crossing the continent, 1527-1540 the story of the first African-American explorer of the American South
Names Goodwin, Robert.
Book Number DB069270
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Chronicles the ordeals of three conquistadors and an African slave, Esteban, during their trek across Florida, Texas, and Mexico after a failed 1527 expedition. The author uses primary Spanish sources to reenact the men's encounters with natives, their battle for survival, and their eventual fate. Violence and strong language. 2008.
Narrator Huntey, Bruce.
Local Subject Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Short Book - SH
History - HST
History, United States - HUS
History, U.S. - 16th Century - HUC
History, U.S. - Pre-colonial - HUP
Black Interest - BLK
Biography & Autobiography - BIO
History - Modern World - HWO
Audience Notes Male narrator.
Contains strong language.
Contains violence.
LC Subject Blacks - America - Biography
Cibola, Seven Cities of
Explorers - America - Biography
Explorers - Spain - Biography
Slavery - America - History - 16th century
Slaves - America - Biography
Southern States - Discovery and exploration - Spanish
Southwestern States - Discovery and exploration - Spanish
Call Number 970.016092 B ANF
Language English
Released 2008
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2008 (American Printing House for the Blind, recording studio).
Original Publication Recorded from: New York : Harper, c2008. 9780061140440
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