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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

Label
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
A new telling of Ferdinand Magellan's historic 16th century circumnavigation of the globe. The author employs a variety of first-person accounts that bring to life the people and events of the three year voyage that changed the European world-view forever
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bergreen, Laurence
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
G420.M2
LC item number
B47 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Magalhães, Fernaõ de
  • Explorers
  • Voyages around the world
Label
Over the edge of the world : Magellan's terrifying circumnavigation of the globe, Laurence Bergreen
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/description/hc042/2003050143.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Colored map on endpapers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [415]-439) and index
Contents
  • Dragon's tail
  • A race against death
  • A vanished empire
  • The final battle
  • Book 3: Back from the dead
  • Ship of mutineers
  • Survivors
  • Et in arcadia ego
  • Ghost ship
  • After Magellan
  • Book 1: In search of empire
  • The quest
  • The man without a country
  • Neverlands
  • "The church of the lawless"
  • Book 2: The edge of the world
  • The crucible of leadership
  • Castaways
Control code
ocm52047431
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 458 p.
Isbn
9780066211732
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003050143
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps
Label
Over the edge of the world : Magellan's terrifying circumnavigation of the globe, Laurence Bergreen
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/description/hc042/2003050143.html
Publication
Note
Colored map on endpapers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [415]-439) and index
Contents
  • Dragon's tail
  • A race against death
  • A vanished empire
  • The final battle
  • Book 3: Back from the dead
  • Ship of mutineers
  • Survivors
  • Et in arcadia ego
  • Ghost ship
  • After Magellan
  • Book 1: In search of empire
  • The quest
  • The man without a country
  • Neverlands
  • "The church of the lawless"
  • Book 2: The edge of the world
  • The crucible of leadership
  • Castaways
Control code
ocm52047431
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 458 p.
Isbn
9780066211732
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003050143
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps

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