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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Upon his death at the hands of rebelling natives , she became governor . Sunday , 19 August 1492 A special mass was said today for the safe return of Martín Alonso and Doña Beatriz . My enterprise is in God's hands .
( Benzoni , Historia del Mondo Nuovo , 1572 ) the men left , and the women seated themselves in the same manner around them , kissing their hands and feet , trying to see if they were of flesh and bone like themselves .
They said that they would bring four pieces of gold as large as the hand . ... the meal we remained at the table for some time , and we were brought some herbs with which to rub our hands — I believe they use these to soften the skin .
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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
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