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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a light or torch belonging to fishermen or travellers who alternately raised and lowered it , or perhaps were going from house to house . I am the first to admit that I was so eager to find land that I did not trust my own senses , so I ...
I sailed all night toward the land , but took in some of the sails and even showed a light because it seemed that Pinzón was coming toward me . The night was very clear and the light wind favorable for him to sail in my direction if he ...
Before I reached the place where the Niña was beating about , awaiting a signal from the small boat , the light went out . The Niña then showed a light and came up to me to explain what had happened . While this was going on the ...
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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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