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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There they find nuggets larger than beans ; on this Isla Española the bits of gold taken from the mines are no larger than kernels of wheat . That island is called Tamaye . I also learned that toward the east there is an island where ...
In the islands I have passed the inhabitants greatly fear the Caribes , which in some places they call the Canibas , but in the Isla Española they are called Caribes . They must be very daring people since they go to all the islands and ...
See Tortuga , Isla de la Tortuga , Isla de la ( Ile de la Tortue ) , 127 , 129 , 131–32 , 133 , 137–39 Toscanelli , Paolo del Pozzo , 27 , 29 Trade winds ( tropical easterlies ) , 22 , 58 , 91 Triana , Rodrigo de ( first man to sight ...
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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
Native American Higher Education in the United States
Cary Michael Carney
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