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Sails of Fortune.

Author: Christine Echeverria Bender
Publisher: Lincoln : Caxton Press, 2005.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This novel details the harrowing voyage of Ferdinand Magellan's fleet as he attempted to find the rumored water route through the New World to the west. What he and his crew of Basque, Portuguese and Spanish men found was death, hardship and glory.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
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Bender, Christine Echeverria.
Sails of Fortune.
Lincoln : Caxton Press, ©2005
Named Person: Fernão de Magalhães; Juan Sebastián de Elcano; Fernão de Magalhães; Juan Sebastián de Elcano; Juan Sebastián de Elcano; Fernão de Magalhães
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Christine Echeverria Bender
ISBN: 9780870044809 087004480X
OCLC Number: 797915709
Description: 1 online resource (410 pages)
Contents: Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Maps; Acknowledgements; Author's Notes; 1 A Knife's Handiwork; 2 Away; 3 The Warning; 4 Fickle Sea; 5 The Unexpected Warrior; 6 Dubious Passage; 7 Tiller and Sail; 8 Easter Night; 9 Chained; 10 Blade of Inquisition; 11 Port San Julian; 12 The Captain-General's Judgment; 13 Bay of Eleven Thousand Virgins; 14 Insatiable Ocean; 15 The First Islands; 16 Humabon's Land; 17 The Fallen; 18 Carvalho's Choices; 19 The Victoria's Captain; 20 Realm of Almanzor; 21 The Valediction; 22 Homebound Winds; 23 A Grievous Toll; 24 The Request; 25 A Worthy Visitor. EpilogueGlossary of Principal Characters; The Author.

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This novel details the harrowing voyage of Ferdinand Magellan's fleet as he attempted to find the rumored water route through the New World to the west. What he and his crew of Basque, Portuguese and Spanish men found was death, hardship and glory.

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