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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Thursday , 23 August 1492 If no ship arrives by sundown , I shall depart tomorrow with my two ships for Grand Canary . It is essential that we sail west soon . The crew is uneasy , for tomorrow will make three weeks since departing ...
But the water became even more shallow , and the ship settled more and more to one side . Although there was little or no sea , I could not save her . Then the seams opened , though she remained in one piece . a Our Lord willed that at ...
in the morning I stopped at Rastelo , inside the river at Lisbon , where I learned from the seafaring people that there never has been a winter with so many storms ; 25 ships had been lost in Flanders , and there were others here that ...
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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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