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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CHAPTER THREE T he three ships of the Columbus fleet were obtained in the tiny seaport town of Palos de la Frontera . Apparently the town and / or its citizens had committed some acts that were detrimental to the Crown .
In the Prologue , Columbus states that he departed Palos " half an hour before sunrise . ” Apparently , he had to await high tide to clear the bar of Saltes , at the mouth of the Odiel - Tinto rivers . Saturday , 4 August 1492 We went ...
Thacher adds : Bartolomé García , from Palos , boatswain Diego Bermúdez , from Palos Francisco García Gallego , from Moguer García Alonso , from Palos Juan de Sevilla Juan de Jérez ( Xéres ) , from Palos Juan Pérez Viscaino , from Palos ...
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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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