Careful consideration of the narrative of Cabeza de Vaca sustains this conclusion.
It is not possible to follow and to trace, geographically, the erratic course of Cabeza de Vaca with any degree of certainty.
They were the same who had known Cabeza de Vaca, and they had a high opinion of white men.
Nor was Cabeza de Vaca fortunate in his undertakings in Paraguay.
Dorantes' boat was therefore cast ashore the day before the landing of Cabeza de Vaca's party.
Cabeza de Vaca began to "practise medicine" after the Indian fashion.
Cabeza de Vaca is now evidently recalling the experience of Narvaez's men in Florida.
These were all members of Dorantes' party who visited Cabeza de Vaca when he was ill on the mainland.
Cabeza de Vaca and his ingenious comrades, in 1528-36, from the Mississippi river to their friends in Mexico.
The Indians of this vicinity had a similar regard for Cabeza de Vaca and his companions.