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Who were the Conquistadors?

The conquistadors were Spanish soldiers, explorers, andadventurers. They sailed beyond Europe to Asia and the Americaswhere they opened trade routes and conquered territories. (MORE)

What is a conquistador?

Spanish for "conquerors", the name is applied to the Spaniards who came to Mexico and Peru in the 16th century : treasure-hunting soldiers and explorers in the New World. conq (MORE)

Who are the conquistadores?

A conqueror, especially one of the 16th-century Spanish soldiers who defeated the Indian civilizations of Mexico, Central America, or Peru.. For the source and more detailed (MORE)