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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Both my passages were made in the winter trades , halcyon days of sailing within a circle of blue sea and sky , with lamb's wool clouds passing overhead to show the way . With wind and current on the starboard quarter , a vessel running ...
The sailor who had been sent with the Indian canoe to look for the Pinta returned without finding anything . This sailor told me that at a distance of is miles from there he had 15 seen a king who wore upon his head two large gold ...
not wish to give up any more ; rather , they prepared to attack the sailors and capture them . They ran to get their bows and arrows where they had laid them and returned with cords in their hands to bind the men .
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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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