Spanish Soldiers in Dense Forest
"It did not take long for us to see that this new land would not
make our journey easy. Mangroves and swamps were around every turn, but
we forged on."
credit: Still frame from "Hernando DeSoto in America." Original video
provided courtesy of the DeSoto National Memorial.
Florida: Social Studies Resources for Students and Teachers
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