Hernando DeSoto in America
By National Park Service
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"Hernando DeSoto in America" is a 20 minute documentary produced by the National Park Service that brings to life the story of the Spanish exploration of the Southeast United States from 1539 to 1542.
|1||Closed CaptioningVideoArrival of the Expedition||Hernando DeSoto arrives in Florida from Cuba.||1/10/2011||Free||View in iTunes|
|2||Closed CaptioningVideoJuan Ortiz found Alive||Provides insight into the native people and serves as translator.||1/10/2011||Free||View in iTunes|
|3||Closed CaptioningVideoDeSoto Marches North||DeSoto remains focused only on finding gold, taking prisoners and making the local Indians porters for their expedition. Battles with local tribes ensued as they pressed north.||1/10/2011||Free||View in iTunes|
|4||Closed CaptioningVideoDeSoto Crosses the Appalachians||Search for gold and ambushed in Mobila.||1/10/2011||Free||View in iTunes|
|5||Closed CaptioningVideoWandering Beyond the Mississippi||The conquistadors cross the Mississippi.||1/10/2011||Free||View in iTunes|
|6||Closed CaptioningVideoDesoto Turns Back||Methods used to escape hostile territory with limited resources.||1/10/2011||Free||View in iTunes|
|7||Closed CaptioningVideoThe Conclusion||Major points of the DeSoto expedition.||1/10/2011||Free||View in iTunes|