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The discoveries of Mrs. Christopher Columbus

his wife"s version : a novel

by Paula DiPerna

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Published by Permanent Press in Sag Harbor, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Spain
    • Subjects:
    • Perestrelo, Filipa Moniz, ca. 1452-1484 or 5 -- Fiction.,
    • Columbus, Christopher -- Fiction.,
    • Discoveries in geography -- Fiction.,
    • Explorers" spouses -- Fiction.,
    • Married women -- Fiction.,
    • Explorers -- Fiction.,
    • Spain -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Paula DiPerna.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3554.I64 D57 1994
      The Physical Object
      Pagination287 p. ;
      Number of Pages287
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1417849M
      ISBN 101877946486
      LC Control Number93027525
      OCLC/WorldCa28708685

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      Laurence Bergreen has provided in this book an exhaustive account of the four voyages made by Christopher Columbus to the New World. He demonstrates the great challenges that Columbus faced, both from the magnitude of the task that he assumed and from the scores of people he managed to alienate along the way/5.   Christopher Columbus may be the most famous sailor ever, but, as with all great men, much of his life is shrouded in myth. These books will clear up his story. 1.

      Christopher Columbus owned a copy of Marco Polo’s famous book, and it gave him a love for exploration. In the mid 15th century, Portugal was desperately trying to find a faster trade route to Asia. Exotic goods such as spices, ivory, silk, and gems were popular items of trade. In its "9 Teaching Resources that Tell the Truth About Columbus," Indian Country Today lists Rethinking Columbus as its "most highly recommended.""The original edition made educational history by introducing a startling new view of Columbus In the revised edition we get even richer material, a marvelous compendium of history, literature, original sources, commentary an exciting.


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