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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10 CANARY ISLANDS ( SPAIN ) 30 Tuesday , 7 August 1492 Today the wind blew very hard , and the ropes holding the Pinta's rudder broke . We were again delayed while makeshift repairs were made . Martín Alonso wanted to go directly to the ...
Tuesday , 21 August 1492 I still have had no message from Grand Canary . had no difficulty locating Martín and the Pinta . He had not repaired the rudder , a fact that disturbs me somewhat . I am still of the opinion that Gómez Rascón ...
At dawn we saw naked people , and I went ashore in the ship's boat , armed , followed by Martín Alonso Pinzón , captain of the Pinta , and his brother , Vincente Yáñez Pinzón , captain of the Niña . I unfurled the royal banner and the ...
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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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