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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Martín Alonso wanted to go directly to the island of Lanzarote , but I ordered him to proceed to Grand Canary . We made 75 miles today between day and night . OCEAN 20 ATLANTIC Lansarote La Palma Tenerife San Sebastián NIRA SANTA MARIA ...
I wrote Martín a note , saying that I would have gone myself if the Santa María were not such a bad sailer . I also informed Martín of our location and told him that we were waiting anxiously for his arrival . Saturday , 11 August 1492 ...
I talked with Martín Alonso , captain of the Pinta , about a chart I had sent to him three days ago . On it I had drawn certain islands and he agreed that we were in that region . Since we have not seen any of these islands , I feel ...
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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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