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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The caravels are leaking badly at the keel , largely because they were caulked very badly in Palos . ... including the Indian who had come to the caravel yesterday and to whom I had given various articles of trade .
The caravel must have been is miles from land . According to my navigation I think we are off the Azores and believe the land ahead is one of those islands . The pilots and sailors believe that we are already off Castile .
The Captain came to the caravel with great ceremony , complete with drums , trumpets , and pipes , making a great display . He spoke with me and offered to do everything that I ordered him to do . 1. Bartolomeu Dias in Portuguese ...
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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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