By Thomas Young
A Chronicle of the recent international recounts the studies of a small team of infantrymen, in most cases veterans of the Italian wars, who're were set ashore at the South American mainland contrary the pearl fisheries at Cubagua and Margarita, islands “discovered” by means of Cristobal Colón in 1498. they try to make touch with a bigger Spanish expeditionary strength which has preceded them inland. as soon as inland they come across instant difficulties not just with terrain and climate but additionally with the indigenous inhabitants, which the passage of the sooner strength has infected opposed to them. necessarily, too, the tough conditions in their trip reason tensions to come up one of the participants of the excursion that regularly convey tragic results.
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