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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Tuesday , 16 October 1492 At daybreak I went ashore in the small boat . People met us on the beach . There were many people , and they went naked and in the same condition as those of San Salvador . They let us go anywhere we desired ...
I ordered him to rouse the crew , to launch the small boat we carry on our stern , and to take an anchor and cast it at the stern . The master and many others jumped into the small boat , and I assumed they were going to follow my ...
At the time I did not know this and remained , unsuspectingly , until 11 o'clock in the morning , expecting the boat to return so that I might go myself with the other people to fulfill our vow . When I saw that our people did not ...
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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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