5Gold, silver, other riches? He heard rumors about gold, silver, and other riches that the Indians had.Have you heard about gold, silver, and other riches that the Indians have.Gold, silver, other riches?
6He sailed to Mexico with 500 men, and 100 trained sailors.
7When Hernando Cortes reached Santo Mingo, a war began between his crew and the Natives.
8Later, Aztecs greeted Cortes and gave him silver and gold disks, believing that he was their God.
9Cortes decided to capture Tenochtitlan to make a colony of his own.
10On November 8, 1519, Cortes and his men challenged the Native force, and took the Aztec leader as hostage.
11In July, 1520, the Aztecs fought back at Noche Triste.
12On August 13, 1521, was the day when the Aztec Empire was destroyed by Cortes and his men.
13He returned to Spain after that, and got the title Marquis of the Oaxaca Valley.