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Christopher Columbus, mariner.

Author: Samuel Eliot Morison
Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown [1955]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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An account of the life and voyages of Christopher Columbus.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Biographies
Named Person: Christopher Columbus; Christophe Colomb; Christopher Columbus
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Samuel Eliot Morison
OCLC Number: 228319
Description: x, 224 pages illustrations 22 cm
Contents: Christopher goes to sea --
Sailing for Portugal --
A Great enterprise is born --
Bargaining with princes --
Preparations for the first voyage --
First crossing of the Atlantic --
Asia, or what? --
Homeward passage --
Hour of triumph --
Second voyage to America --
Coasting the Caribbees --
The First colony --
Exploring Cuba --
Hell in Hispaniola --
The Third voyage to America --
An Other world --
Admiral of the mosquitos --
The High voyage --
Belén --
Marooned in Jamaica --
Home to die --
Columbus's letter on his first voyage --
Index.
Responsibility: Maps by Erwin Raisz.

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An account of the life and voyages of Christopher Columbus.

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