컨텐츠로 이동
Toward the setting sun : Columbus, Cabot, Vespucci, and the race for America 해당 항목을 미리보기
닫기해당 항목을 미리보기
확인중입니다…

Toward the setting sun : Columbus, Cabot, Vespucci, and the race for America

저자: David Boyle
출판사: New York : Walker & Co. : Distributed to the trade by Macmillan, 2008.
판/형식:   도서 : 전기 : 영어 : 1st U.S. ed모든 판과 형식 보기
데이터베이스:WorldCat
요약:
When Constantinople fell to the Ottomans in 1453, the long-established trade routes to the East became treacherous and expensive. Enterprising young men took to the sea in search of new lands, new routes, new markets, and of course the possibility of glory and vast fortunes. Historian Boyle reveals that the race was, in fact, as much about commerce and trade as it was about discovery and conquest. Contrary to  더 읽기…
평가:

(아무런 평가가 없습니다.) 0 리뷰와 함께 - 첫번째로 올려주세요.

주제
다음과 같습니다:

 

도서관에서 사본 찾기

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; 해당항목을 보유하고 있는 도서관을 찾는 중

상세정보

장르/형태: Biography
추가적인 물리적 형식: Online version:
Boyle, David, 1958-
Toward the setting sun.
New York : Walker & Co. : Distributed to the trade by Macmillan, 2008
(OCoLC)681669050
명시된 사람: Christopher Columbus; Amerigo Vespucci; John Cabot; Cristoforo Colombo; Giovanni Caboto; Amerigo Vespucci; Christopher Columbus; Amerigo Vespucci; John Cabot
자료 유형: 전기, 인터넷 자료
문서 형식: 책, 인터넷 자원
모든 저자 / 참여자: David Boyle
ISBN: 9780802716514 0802716512
OCLC 번호: 190620069
설명: 421 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
내용: Setting sail --
Paradise lost --
Maps --
The enterprise --
In debt --
Triumph and disaster --
Heading North --
Strange meetings --
The finish line --
The New World --
The meaning of The New World --
Postscript: stars and stripes.
책임: David Boyle.
더 많은 정보:

초록:

When Constantinople fell to the Ottomans in 1453, the long-established trade routes to the East became treacherous and expensive. Enterprising young men took to the sea in search of new lands, new routes, new markets, and of course the possibility of glory and vast fortunes. Historian Boyle reveals that the race was, in fact, as much about commerce and trade as it was about discovery and conquest. Contrary to popular belief, Cabot, Columbus, and Vespucci not only knew of each other, they were well acquainted. As each attempted to curry favor with various monarchs across Europe, they used news of the others' successes and failures to further their claims and to garner support from investors. The intrigue, espionage, and treachery that abounded in the courts of Europe provide a compelling backdrop for the intersection of dreams and business ventures that led the way to our modern world.--From publisher description.

리뷰

사용자-기여 리뷰
GoodReads 리뷰 가져오는 중…
DOGObooks 리뷰를 가지고 오는 중…

태그

첫번째 되기
요청하신 것을 확인하기

이 항목을 이미 요청하셨을 수도 있습니다. 만약 이 요청을 계속해서 진행하시려면 Ok을 선택하세요.

링크된 데이터


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/190620069>
library:oclcnum"190620069"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/190620069>
rdf:typeschema:Book
rdfs:seeAlso
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"Explorers--America--History."
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
rdf:typeschema:Person
schema:name"Vespucci, Amerigo, 1451-1512"
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"Explorers--Europe--History."
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
rdf:typeschema:Person
schema:name"Columbus, Christopher"
schema:about
schema:about
schema:author
schema:bookEdition"1st U.S. ed."
schema:datePublished"2008"
schema:description"Setting sail -- Paradise lost -- Maps -- The enterprise -- In debt -- Triumph and disaster -- Heading North -- Strange meetings -- The finish line -- The New World -- The meaning of The New World -- Postscript: stars and stripes."
schema:description"When Constantinople fell to the Ottomans in 1453, the long-established trade routes to the East became treacherous and expensive. Enterprising young men took to the sea in search of new lands, new routes, new markets, and of course the possibility of glory and vast fortunes. Historian Boyle reveals that the race was, in fact, as much about commerce and trade as it was about discovery and conquest. Contrary to popular belief, Cabot, Columbus, and Vespucci not only knew of each other, they were well acquainted. As each attempted to curry favor with various monarchs across Europe, they used news of the others' successes and failures to further their claims and to garner support from investors. The intrigue, espionage, and treachery that abounded in the courts of Europe provide a compelling backdrop for the intersection of dreams and business ventures that led the way to our modern world.--From publisher description."
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/934317392>
schema:genre"History"
schema:genre"Biography"
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Toward the setting sun : Columbus, Cabot, Vespucci, and the race for America"
schema:numberOfPages"421"
schema:publisher
schema:publisher
rdf:typeschema:Organization
schema:name"Distributed to the trade by Macmillan"
schema:workExample
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

윈도우 닫기

WorldCat에 로그인 하십시오 

계정이 없으세요? 아주 간단한 절차를 통하여 무료 계정을 만드실 수 있습니다.