The longest voyage : circumnavigators in the age of discovery / Robert Silverberg.

Author
Silverberg, Robert [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
1st ed.
Published/​Created
  • Athens, Ohio : Ohio University Press, [1997]
  • ©1997
Description
1 online resource (545 pages)

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Capturing the total context of political climate and historical change that made the Age of Discovery one of excitement and drama, Silverberg brings a motley crew of early ocean explorers vividly to life.
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Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (pages 509-512) and index.
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Contents
  • Intro
  • Title
  • Copyright
  • Contents
  • Illustrations
  • 1. The Round World's Imagined Corners
  • 2. Magellan
  • 3. The Longest Voyage
  • 4. Drake
  • 5. In the Wake of the Golden Hind
  • 6. The Dutch in the Orient
  • 7. The World Encompassed
  • Bibliography
  • Index
ISBN
9780821440568 ((electronic bk.))
OCLC
1317331880
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