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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All told , by day and night I went a little more than 60 miles , but told the men that we had gone si miles . All night long we heard birds passing . We must be very close to landfall , thanks be to God . Wednesday , 10 October 1492 I ...
When the page told the Cacique , he came running to me and placed a large plate of gold around my neck , which he had carried in his hands . He stayed there with me until afternoon , considering what was to be done .
He also told me about the island of Goanin , 10 where there is a lot of tuob . I have already been told about these islands by many persons in the past several days . In the islands I have passed the inhabitants greatly fear the Caribes ...
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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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