THE SPANISH BORDERLANDS FRONTIER 1513-1821.
Bannon, John Francis.
Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1976. First edition 308p., maps, photos, bibl., wrps. New Paperback 0826303099 A history of the Spanish borderlands in North America describes the travels of the conquistador explorers, continuing through three centuries of mission, presidio, and town development in Florida, Louisiana, Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, and California; explaining the increasing clashes with the Anglo-American frontier, including the international rivalries involving the English, French, and even Russian pressures that affected the frontier (Item ID: 166467)