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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It is unfortunate that the Spanish original of Fernando's work is lost and our source is a very poor 1571 Italian translation of the Spanish . Though Benjamin Keen has made an excellent English translation of this 1571 edition , there ...
In a detailed linguistic analysis of the Log , another scholar , Virgil Milani , documents more than 100 words that were not known in any other example of Spanish literature before the late 16th or early 17th centuries .
During the Fourth Voyage in 1503 , Columbus said that he was 28 when he entered Spanish service , which was in the year 1485. This would place his age at 35 in 1492. If one accepts the Cristoforo Colombo named in a deposition filed in ...
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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
Vista previa limitada - 1999