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The Resource Over the edge of the world : Magellan's terrifying circumnavigation of the globe, Laurence Bergreen

Over the edge of the world : Magellan's terrifying circumnavigation of the globe, Laurence Bergreen

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Over the edge of the world : Magellan's terrifying circumnavigation of the globe
Title
Over the edge of the world
Title remainder
Magellan's terrifying circumnavigation of the globe
Statement of responsibility
Laurence Bergreen
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This is the astonishing tale of the first sea voyage to circumnavigate the entire globe. Ferdinand Magellan's dramatic maritime expedition in 1519 discovered the straits that enabled Europe to trade with the Eastern spice islands and changed the course of history
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Bergreen, Laurence
Dewey number
  • 910.4'1
  • 910.41
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Magalhães, Fernão de
  • Voyages around the world
  • Explorers
  • Travel and Tourism
Label
Over the edge of the world : Magellan's terrifying circumnavigation of the globe, Laurence Bergreen
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Publication
Note
Map on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 429-438) and index
Control code
9780007118311
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 456 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780007118311
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), facsims. (chiefly col.), col. maps, ports. (chiefly col.)
Label
Over the edge of the world : Magellan's terrifying circumnavigation of the globe, Laurence Bergreen
Publication
Note
Map on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 429-438) and index
Control code
9780007118311
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 456 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780007118311
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), facsims. (chiefly col.), col. maps, ports. (chiefly col.)

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