28 min

Guatemala, The Story of Tecun Uman and The Last Stand Of The K'iChe Anthology of Heroes History

    • Society & Culture

Tecun Uman was a Mayan Prince in the 15th Century. As Europeans pushed into Guatemala, he and his people refused to submit to Spanish rule and fought to defend their lands until the very end.
But his men had never before seen guns, iron armour or even horses! How could they fight against such advanced weaponry?
Join the Anthology on Instagram for extra content about this and future episodes!
https://www.instagram.com/anthologyofheroes/
Attributions/Episode Notes:
https://anthologyofheroespodcast.com/guatemala

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Tecun Uman was a Mayan Prince in the 15th Century. As Europeans pushed into Guatemala, he and his people refused to submit to Spanish rule and fought to defend their lands until the very end.
But his men had never before seen guns, iron armour or even horses! How could they fight against such advanced weaponry?
Join the Anthology on Instagram for extra content about this and future episodes!
https://www.instagram.com/anthologyofheroes/
Attributions/Episode Notes:
https://anthologyofheroespodcast.com/guatemala

See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

28 min

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