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The Emperor Montezuma ; Landing of the Spaniards—their Negotiations with Montezuma-His impolicy:
Splendid Presents ; Cortes Revolts against Velasquez-Forms an Alliance with the Totonacs—Destroy
their Idols-Sets forth for Mexico,.....
The March towart Merico; Spirited Resistance of the Tiascalans ; Success of the Spaniards--their Dis-
evur geneats; Firmness of Cortes ; Submission of the Tlasealans; Singular Change of Feeling: Du-
placity of Cartes; His Zeal for Conversion.....
Submission of Provinces ; Cortes marches on Cholula; Plo: Discovered ; Massacre of the Cholulans; the
Mared to Mexico Resumed; Weak Poliey of Montezuma ; the Entrance into Mexico; Interviews with
the Emperor His Generosity and Affability........
Denkeription of the Ameient Capital of Tenochtitlan or Menico; the Places of Montezuma ; His Colleo-
bees of Natural History ; Superstition of the Spaniards ; Hadeous Scenes of Sacrifice ; Reflections.... 124
Santa Anna's Change of Policy; General Scott's Plan of Campaign; Defeat of the Mexican Army at Buena
Vista; Mexican Politics; Capture of Vera Cruz; March into the Interior; Battle of Cerro Gordo; Occu-
tonio; Battle of Churubusco; Negotiations; Storming of the Molino del Rey and the Casa Mata-of
Cruel and Audacious Scheme of Pizarro ; the Visit of the Inca ; Scene with the Friar, Valverde ; Terrible
Massacre of the Peruvians ; Seizure of the Inca; his Fortitude; Plunder of the City and Camp; Extra-
Juan Ponce de Leon-His Voyage in Search of the Fountain of Youth ; Discovery of Florida ; His Seo
ond Expedition ; His Death ; Disastrous Attempts of Allyon and Narvaez ; Hernando de Soto- Ap