Columbus and the Conquest of the Impossible
Fernandez-Armesto, Felipe
$22.00
A highly readable and controversial portrait of a man driven by religion, influenced by mysticism, and, at best, a primitive navigator who barely knew how to use his ship's instruments. A pre-eminent historian calls into question earlier findings by himself and other scholars. With a new introduction and updates that reassess Columbus's skills, motivations, and beliefs - placing him firmly in the context of his own tim...
Second hand Hardback
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1
ISBN: 
9780841503303
SKU:
78948