Great Explorers. bk club in dj

By: MORISON, Samuel Eliot CABOT, John BRENDAN, St CARTIER, Jacques

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MORISON, Samuel Eliot. The Great Explorers: The European Discovery of America. N.Y.: Oxford University Press, 1978. Book Club Edition. Pp (6),viixxv,(3),3-752,(6). Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, navy cloth. Abridgement of The European Discovery of America: The Northern Voyages and The Southern Voyages. Much on Newfoundland and a long Cabot chapter. Chapters : 1. English Ships and Seamen 1400-1600; 2. John Cabot's Voyages 14971498; 3. Voyages to the Labrador and Newfoundland 1500-1536; 4. The French Maritime Background 1453-1590; 5. The Voyages of Verrazzano 1524-1528; 6. Cartier's First Voyage 1534; 7. Cartier's Second Voyage 1535-1536; 8. The Search for Saguenay 1538-1543; 9. Queen Elizabeth and Her Master Mariners; 10. Frobisher's Second and Third Voyages 1577-1578; 11. The Northern Voyages of John Davis 1585-1587; 12. Christopher Columbus; 13. His "Enterprise of the Indies"; 14. Columbus's First Voyage of Discovery; 15. The Greater Antilles, 12 October 1492 - 15 March 1493; 16. Triumph and Tragedy, March 1493 - April 1494; 17. Jamaica, Cuba, and Rebellion 1494-1496; 18. Third Voyage, Mainland Discovered, 1498-1500; 19. The Mariner's Day; 20. Columbus's Fourth Voyage, 1502-1504; 21. Ferdinand Magellan; 22. Armada de Molucca, 1517-1519; 23. Magellan's Voyage to the Strait, 1519-1520; 24. "The Strait That Shall Forever Bear His Name", October-November 1520; 25. Across the Pacific; 26. Philippines and Spice Islands; 27. Homeward Bound, 1522; 28. Drake's Voyage of Circumnavigation, 1577-1579; 29. Drake in California, 1579. Book club edition. Vg in dj. 25.00

Title: Great Explorers. bk club in dj

Author Name: MORISON, Samuel Eliot CABOT, John BRENDAN, St CARTIER, Jacques

Categories: 80,

Publisher: Oxford, 1978,:

Seller ID: 13922

Keywords: NAUTICAL EXPLORATION TRAVEL HISTORY CANADA NEWFOUNDLAND ,