DeSoto Talks with Ortiz
Narrator: "However, he also knew that after the torturous journey his men had endured for the past year and a half, chances were good that once they spotted the ships for themselves, they would refuse to go on."
|Photo credit: Still frame from "Hernando DeSoto in America." Original video provided courtesy of the DeSoto National Memorial.
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