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Author Bergreen, Laurence.

Title Over the edge of the world : Magellan's terrifying circumnavigation of the globe / Laurence Bergreen.

Imprint New York, NY : William Morrow, 2003.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons Non-Fiction  910 B487    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xvi, 458 p. : illus. (some color), color maps ; 24 cm.
Note Colored map on endpapers.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [415]-439).
Contents 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 -- 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.
Subject Magalh˜aes, Fern˜ao de, -1521 -- Travel.
Explorers -- Portugal -- Biography.
Voyages around the world -- History -- 16th century.
ISBN 0066211735 (alk. paper)

 
    
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