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By Shane Mountjoy

Spanish legend claimed that there have been seven towns outfitted of gold and jam-packed with treasure within the New global. Coronado and his troupe spent 3 years wandering within the American Southwest researching in simple terms the wonderful thing about the panorama. this present day he's visible as a courageous explorer and a cautious observer of lifestyles within the Southwest.

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