The Log of Christopher Columbus
International Marine Publishing Company, 1987 - 252 páginas
This Quincentenary tribute combines scholarship and an ear for the vernacular to create an accurate and deeply moving rendition of Columbus's original log. Features detailed notes, handsome drawings, woodcuts, and photographs, plus authentic charts fromColumbus's time. "One of the year's most attractive books ".--Newsweek. 117 illustrations.
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On 13 December he measured the length of the daylight period , saying it was 20 glasses long , and then added , “ Unless some error was made because the glass was not turned quickly enough or because some of the sand did not run through ...
THE LOG OF CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS PART FOUR THE DISCOVERY OF ESPANOLA 6 December 1492 to. harbor in the world and I have named it the Puerto de la Mar de Santo Tomás , because this day is his feast day . I called this a sea because it is ...
They are mentioned again on 7 November and 13 December . On 16 December they are called ajes , and we are provided with a detailed ( and correct ) description of their planting and preparation . Columbus tells us on 21 December that ...
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THE LOG OF CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS: The First Voyage: Spring, Summer and Fall 1492Crítica de los usuarios - Kirkus
As he did with his sampling of Thoreau's Walden (1990), Lowe gives a careful introduction to these brief excerpts and is scrupulous in using ellipses; but while each entry here is dated, these ... Leer comentario completo
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