By Shane Mountjoy
Spanish legend claimed that there have been seven towns outfitted of gold and choked with treasure within the New international. Coronado and his troupe spent 3 years wandering within the American Southwest gaining knowledge of in basic terms the wonderful thing about the panorama. this present day he's obvious as a courageous explorer and a cautious observer of existence within the Southwest.
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