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Christopher Columbus

Author: Gianni Granzotto
Publisher: Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1985.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st ed. in the United States of AmericaView all editions and formats
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Recounts the life of the man behind the legend.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Granzotto, Gianni.
Christopher Columbus.
Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1985
(OCoLC)559619345
Named Person: Christopher Columbus; Christopher Columbus
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gianni Granzotto
ISBN: 0385196776 9780385196772
OCLC Number: 11840476
Notes: Translation of: Cristoforo Colombo.
Description: 300 pages : maps ; 24 cm
Contents: The other sea --
The irrelevant country --
The Genoa years --
The Lisbon years --
The courage to make mistakes --
Beatrice and Isabella --
The Battle of Salamanca --
The three Caravels --
The day of the Halcyon --
The immortal voyage --
The good savage --
Christmas disaster: The Santa Maria sinks --
Glory in springtime: Columbus returns triumphant --
Second voyage: The Thousand Islands --
Columbus cannot find the Indies --
Third voyage: Columbus is put in chains --
Fourth voyage: The entire fleet is lost --
A hero buried too many times.
Other Titles: Cristoforo Colombo.
Responsibility: by Gianni Granzotto ; translated by Stephen Sartarelli.

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Recounts the life of the man behind the legend.

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