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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( Oviedo , 1547 ) I ordered the Niña to cast adrift the dugout its sailors had brought from the beach , and I departed at 10 o'clock in the morning , or maybe a little later . The wind was veering SE and south , but the sea was calm .
After they were calmed down , they all went to their houses and each one brought food . They brought the bread of niamas , ' which are tubers and look like large radishes . These are planted in all their fields and are their staff of ...
The Indians I had brought from the other islands also believed this , even though what they ought to believe in this respect had already been explained to them . After my six men had returned , some canoes came carrying people who ...
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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
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