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.
Resultados 1-3 de 28
I also saw a white bird that looked like a gull . break appear below the arm to the east . If this observation is correct , it appears that I only proceeded three lines last night , or nine astronomical hours . At nightfall the compass ...
It appears to me that a fortress could be built here at small cost , if in the future any notable commerce should come about in this sea from these islands . IS Thursday , is November 1492 I decided to sail among these islands with the ...
This island appears to have more rocks than the others I have found . The trees are smaller , and many of them are the same kind that are in Spain , such as oaks , arbutus , and others ; the same thing is true in regard to the grasses .
Comentarios de la gente - Escribir un comentario
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