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Books editi da Chelsea House Pub con argomento Discoveries In Geography

Exploration in the World of the Middle Ages, 500-1500

Exploration in the World of the Middle Ages, 500-1500

White Pamela  Bowman John Stewart (EDT)  Isserman Maurice (EDT) 
edizioni Chelsea House Pub collana Chelsea House Pub (Library)

The Middle Ages, though marked by plague in Europe, was a time of increased investigation of the world. People from civilizations around the globe—from the Chinese in Asia to a curious Venetian named Marco Polo—sought to understand the world at large and discover its secrets. Exploration in the World of the Middle...

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Ferdinand Magellan

Ferdinand Magellan

Koestler-Grack Rachel A. 
edizioni Chelsea House Pub collana Chelsea House Pub (Library)

Ferdinand Magellan, a Portuguese sailor working for the Spanish, believed he could find a shorter route to India by heading west instead of east. Like Columbus before him, he was destined to reach the Americas. Magellan, however, continued past the New World and sailed into the Pacific Ocean. The expedition took a...

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€ 32,60