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Amerigo : the man who gave his name to America

Author: Felipe Fernández-Armesto; Arthur Freeman; Janet Ing Freeman; Bibliotheca Fictiva: The Arthur & Janet Freeman Collection of Literary & Historical Forgery.
Publisher: London : Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The life of Amerigo Vespucci, merchant, explorer and master of self-invention

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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Amerigo Vespucci; Amerigo Vespucci
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Felipe Fernández-Armesto; Arthur Freeman; Janet Ing Freeman; Bibliotheca Fictiva: The Arthur & Janet Freeman Collection of Literary & Historical Forgery.
ISBN: 9780297848028 029784802X
OCLC Number: 69022007
Description: 235 pages, [8] pages of plates : color illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Felipe Fernández-Armesto.

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"remarkable and well worthy of this elegant sophisticated biography" -- DAVID HORSPOOL DAILY TELEGRAPH "Felipe Fernandez-Armesto... portrays Vespucci as a man of "relentless self-invention", a Read more...

 
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