Assassination of Francisco Pizarro

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Historical Context Note

Pizarro was a Spanish explorer who discovered Peru. He was killed when attempting to establish his position in the city of Lima.

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Editors. "Assassination of Francisco Pizarro". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=10036, accessed 01 August 2014.]