The Catholic Encyclopedia; An International Work of Reference on the Constitution, Doctrine, Discipline, and History of the Catholic Church Volume . 4

The Catholic Encyclopedia; An International Work of Reference on the Constitution, Doctrine, Discipline, and History of the Catholic Church Volume . 4

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1913 edition. Excerpt: ...Corse (Paris, 1835); Friebs, Histoire des Corses (Bastia, 1852); Gregorovtos, Histoire des Corses, a French tr. of the German work (Stuttgart and Tubingen, 1854), by Lucciana; Giamarchi, Vila politico di Pasquale Paoli (Bastia, 1858); Galetti, Histoire tllustrie de la Corse (Paris, 1863); Bodbde, En Corse; Correspondence de 1887 (Paris); D'ornano, La Corse militaire (Paris); Bulletin de la Socitti des Sciences hisloriques et naturelles de la Corse (periodical, Bastia; a magazine of valuable documents for Corsican history); De La Foata, Recherches et notes diversee sur Vhistoire de V&glise de Corse (Bastia, 1895); Ortolan, Diplomate et Soldat; Mar. CasaneUi aVlstria, Evtque d'Ajaccio (Paris, 1900); Cortona, Hist, de la Corse (Paris, 1906); Poll La Corse dans I'antiquM et dans le haul moycn age (Pans, 1907). Alexandre Guasco. Cortes, Donoso. See Donoso Cortes. Cortes, Hernando, conqueror of Mexico, b. at Medellin in Spain c. 1485; d. at Castilleja de la Cuesta near Seville, 2 December, 1547. He was married first to Catalina Xuarez, from which marriage thera was no issue, and, after her death, to Dofla Juana de Zufiiga, niece of the Duke of Bejar. From this union there sprang four children, one son (Martin) and three daughters. His parents were Martin Cortes de Monroy and Catalina Pizarro Altamirano, both of honourable extraction, belonging to the middle class of nobility, but not wealthy. They sent their son to school at Salamanca when he was fourteen years of age, but study was irksome to him, his restless and ambitious temper chafed under restraint, and he returned home much to the displeasure of his parents. As he was the only son, they looked upon him as their hope and future support, and had wished that he would adopt the profes-sion of...show more

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  • Paperback | 1010 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 51mm | 1,764g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236587774
  • 9781236587770