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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There are only a few logical reasons , all of them familiar to us in the 20th century . First , there may have been a political reason . Columbus may at one time have served a country at war with Spain , or a kingdom that would later be ...
Second , there may have been a religious reason . There is abundant circumstantial evidence that Columbus was of a Jewish background , at least on one side of the family . Salvador de Madariaga and Simon Wiesenthal have provided more ...
And they have been the reason why the Royal Crown of Your Highnesses does not have a hundred million more in revenue that it has , because I came to serve you seven years ago , on the 20th of January , this very month .
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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
Vista previa limitada - 1999