This book is a more spiritual look at the conquests of Christopher Columbus and Hernan Cortez. The author has a degrees in law and ministry. He has taught legal history and church history and is a colonel in the Air Force Reserves. He answers question related to Columbus such as the exploit of the people of America, and whether he sought to evangelize them. What were his true goals, his motives, his reasons for undertaking such a dangerous voyage? Did Cortez subjugate the people of Mexico or did he liberate them? Is all the controversy about these two explorers trying to correct the historical record or is it an assault on the values of Western Civilization and Christianity which is the source of all values? This book can guide you there to find the answers. Owners name is inked out on flyleaf, otherwise a very good copy. 5&1/4 x 8&1/2 size.