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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Saturday , 19 January 1493 Last night I went 42 miles to the north by east and 48 miles to the NE by north . After sunrise I sailed to the NE with a strong wind ESE and then sailed to the NE by north ; I made about 63 miles .
After sunrise I made about 2272 miles for part of the day straight to the NE . The remainder of the day I went to the ENE another 22/2 miles . Sunday , 27 January 1493 Yesterday after sunset I went to the NE and to the north by east ...
At times I went to the NE and at others to the NNE , until sunrise . Then I changed course to the south in order to reach the island we no longer saw because of the murky conditions , and I saw at the stern another island about 24 miles ...
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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
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