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Francisco de Orellana and the Exploration of the Amazon River – Part 2

Francisco de Orellana heads down the Amazon River in a bid to return to civilization. Little does he know that he is about to begin one of the most amazing journeys in the annals of exploration. 176 more words

Rapid reaction: Tigres 2, Chivas 2

Everything was going according to plan for Matias Almeyda. Chivas were up 2-0 with less than ten minutes to play. Then Andre-Pierre Gignac happened. With help from Miguel Ponce, Gignac scored twice in eight minutes to rescue a draw for Tigres in the first leg of the Liga Mx final. 526 more words


David Pizarro: Luciano Spalletti is one of the best coaches in Europe

Former Roma midfielder David Pizarro has urged the club to offer Luciano Spalletti a new contract. Speaking to Tuttomercatoweb, Pizarro said that Spalletti is one of the best coaches in Europe and should stay with the Giallorossi. 285 more words


If Montezuma had an Instagram Account

If Montezuma had an Instagram account, what would he say when Cortez arrived in 1519? My fourth graders have some ideas. We are finishing our study of the conquests of the Inca and Aztec empires and have been reading about Cortez, Pizarro and the events that took place in the 1500s when the Spanish arrived in Mexico and Peru. 378 more words

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Roma's new #7 Clément Grenier following in footsteps of Bruno Conti and David Pizarro

Leggo (Romolo Buffoni) Maybe, like Cinderella’s slipper, size matters. The fact is, recently, players who have worn Roma’s famous number 7 shirt haven’t been able to do it justice. 241 more words


Pizarro captures the Incan emperor Atahualpa

On November 16, 1532, Francisco ‪‎Pizarro‬ unleashed a surprise attack and captured the ‪‎Incan‬ emperor ‪Atahualpa‬. Despite having a ransom for his release, Atahualpa was executed. 14 more words

Carta de Carlos Pizarro a sua filha (ou: Carta para nossas vidas)

Carlos Pizarro foi um guerrilheiro colombiano, comandante do grupo M-19, responsável por assinar o acordo de paz com o governo e entregar as armas do movimento como prova de sua palavra. 982 more words