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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I turned the prow east by north . The wind was SSE , and at dawn , it shifted entirely to the south , then veered to the SE . and without the excuse of bad weather , but because he wished to do so . He has done and said many other ...
East of that is Cabo Francés , on the east side of which is a large bay that does not appear to me to have an anchorage . Three miles from there is the Cabo del Buen Tiempo , ' and a long three miles from there to the south by east ...
All told , I made 63 miles to the NE by east . From sunrise to sunset I went to the east 33 miles . First one tern came to the caravel and then another , and I saw a great deal of seaweed . INDETERMINATS SANTA MARIA cu NINA PINTA 30 1.
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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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