4 edition of Another report about Magellan"s circumnavigation of the world found in the catalog.
Another report about Magellan"s circumnavigation of the world
FernaМѓo de Oliveira
Includes bibliographical references.
|Other titles||Story of Fernando Oliveira|
|Statement||Karl-Heinz Wionzek, editor ; translated and with an introduction by Pedro Sastre.|
|LC Classifications||G286.M2 O45 2000|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 47 p. :|
|Number of Pages||47|
|LC Control Number||99504434|
: Over the Edge of the World: Magellan's Terrifying Circumnavigation of the Globe: , New Book, New Unclipped jacket, Stated: First Edition, First Print9,8,7,6,5,4,3,2,1 clean tight unmarked deckled pages, color maps on end pages, book has lime green boards with 1/4 black cloth covered spine with red lettering, jacket has a full jacket color /5(K). It was the Portuguese who first sailed round Africa and realized Columbus' dream of reaching the Far East by sea. But this route was one which could not be used by the Spanish because in the famous Treaty of Tordesillas, it had been stipulated that the southernmost limit for navigation by Castilian vessels off the Atlantic Coast of Africa was Cape Bojador.
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Buy Over the Edge of the World: Magellan's Terrifying Circumnavigation of the Globe by Laurence Bergreen online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 4 editions - . Ferdinand Magellan was a Portuguese sailor who, from to , led the first circumnavigation of the world. He was a skilled sailor who wished to discover new routes to reach India. Appointed by the King of Spain, he was given permission to seek India by sailing around the southern point of America.
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Another report about Magellan's circumnavigation of the world. Manila: National Historical Institute, (OCoLC) Named Person: Fernão de Magalhães; Fernão de Magalhães: Material Type: Government publication, National government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Fernão de Oliveira; Karl-Heinz Wionzek.
Circumnavigation of the globe. After Magellan’s death only two of the ships, the Trinidad and the Victoria, reached the Moluccas.
Gonzalo Gómez de Espinosa, Magellan’s master-at-arms, attempted to return to Spain on the Trinidad, but it soon became evident that the ship was no longer seaworthy.
Ferdinand Magellan's daring circumnavigation of the globe in the sixteenth century was a three-year odyssey filled with sex, violence, and amazing by: 2.
This book tells the story of Magellan, the first man to attempt circumnavigation of the world in search of an alternate route to the Spice Islands. It’s a testament to one man’s incredible will above extremely long odds during a period in history where such a journey brought nearly guaranteed death to all those who attempted it.
The th anniversary of the first circumnavigation of the globe puts new light on the shocking testimonies of those who took part in the voyage that changed the world forever. (Brussels, ). [Rare Books Division] To register the appropriate incredulity and awe about Ferdinand Magellan’s expedition’s circumnavigation of the world, consider this: Christopher Columbus’s hallowed crossing of the Atlantic Ocean took thirty-six days; Magellan’s transit of the Pacific Ocean required ninety-eight days.
Magellan’s expedition circumnavigates globe. One of Ferdinand Magellan’s five ships—the Victoria— arrives at Sanlúcar de Barrameda in Spain, thus completing the first circumnavigation of the world. The Victoria was commanded by Basque navigator Juan Sebastian de Elcano, who took charge of the vessel after the murder of Magellan in.
InPortuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan led a Spanish expedition with a fleet known as the 'Armada de Molucca' to reach the Moluccas or Spice Islands.
Upon the death of Magellan in the Philippines inSpanish navigator Juan Sebastián Elcano led the expedition in the return trip to Spain, resulting in the first circumnavigation of the world in Thus the expedition is often called the Magellan–Elcano circumnavigation.
Princeton University also has a wonderful resource about Magellan and his voyages. Take a look. This presentation by Laurence Bergreen, the author of Over the Edge of the World: Magellan’s Terrifying Circumnavigation of the Globe, a book that recounts every detail of the expedition also is full of information about this important voyage.
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Culture Magellan and the world's first circumnavigation, years ago. Five centuries ago, Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan discovered a passage between the Atlantic and Pacific oceans.
Over the Edge of the World NPR coverage of Over the Edge of the World: Magellan's Terrifying Circumnavigation of the Globe by Laurence Bergreen. News, author interviews, critics' picks and. The Magellan–Elcano circumnavigation, taking place between andwas the first recorded journey around the itinerary describes their route, from Spain to South America, across the southern Pacific Ocean to Oceania, Southeast Asia, across the Indian Ocean to Africa, and along Africa's west coast back up to Spain.
Of the five ships and men embarking on the journey. However, it is nice to fill in the gaps of knowledge with seemingly well-researched books like Laurence Bergreen's Over the Edge of the World: Magellan's Terrifying Circumnavigation of the Globe.
A good amount of time is spent on Magellan's struggle just to /5. Over the Edge of the World is biography of Ferdinand Magellan that chronicles his voyage from Spain to attempt the circumnavigation of the globe.
Magellan was born into a wealthy Portuguese family in aroundand became a skilled sailor and naval : Laurence Bergreen. Report. Browse more videos. Playing next. Over the Edge of the World: Magellan's Terrifying Circumnavigation of the Globe Free Books.
Elowena. Read Books Over the Edge of the World: Magellan's Terrifying Circumnavigation of the Globe. Jule. Best Seller Over the Edge of the World: Magellan s Terrifying Circumnavigation of. The historical figure Ferdinand Magellan was a Portuguese explorer who remains famous for the first circumnavigation of the earth, proving that the earth is round.
However, the voyage was dogged by misfortune, storms and mutinies, and Magellan himself did not actually complete the : Dhwty. Ferdinand Magellan's ship was the first to circumnavigate the globe. While the accomplishment is recognized as a historic milestone, less known are the details of that voyage around the world.
Magellan spent years trying to win the favor of the king of Portugal, /5(). SummerVol. 42, No. 2 By Rob Crotty Enlarge The Douglas World Cruisers above Seward, Alaska. (FH-3BAS) To learn more about: The World Flight, watch "Around the World by Air" and Inside the Vaults on our YouTube Channel.
The early years of aviation, read this related Prologue article. Other historic air and space flights, view the Apollo 11 Flight Plan. Shows route of Magellan's Armada's first circumnavigation of the world, sponsored by Spain, Scanned.Darwin took his books aboard the Beagle.
Swift and Defoe used his experiences as inspiration in writing Gulliver's Travels and Robinson Crusoe. Captain Cook relied on his observations while voyaging On Septem The expedition helped reshape world trade and wrote Magellan’s name into the history books.
It remains a major point of pride for Portugal, which two years ago asked UNESCO to grant world Author: Raphael Minder.