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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PART FIVE Wednesday , 16 January 1493 hree hours before dawn I departed the gulf , which I have named the Golfo de las Flechas , first with a land breeze and then with a west wind . I turned the prow to the east by north , in order to ...
PART FIVE THE HOMEWARD VOYAGE 16 January to is March 1493 Fish in the ocean . America . Theodor De Bry. here to the tuna fisheries of the Duke at Conil and Cádiz . A frigate bird flew around the caravel and headed SSE , making me ...
PART FIVE THE HOMEWARD VOYAGE 16 January to is March 1493 1 1 1 1 PART FIVE THE HOMEWARD VOYAGE 16. another tack and went close to the wind , and by night I had gone 18 miles to the north . mizzen helped her very little .
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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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