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Magellan"s voyage around the world ...

Antonio Pigafetta

Magellan"s voyage around the world ...

by Antonio Pigafetta

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Published by The Arthur H. Clark co. in Cleveland .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Magellan, Ferdinand, -- d. 1521.,
  • Voyages around the world.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementThe original text of the Ambrosian ms., with English translation, notes, bibliography, and index by James Alexander Robertson. With portrait, and facsimiles of the original maps and plates.
    ContributionsRobertson, James Alexander, 1873-1939.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22907659M

    Synopsis “ a fundamental work for anyone who desires both the English version of the story of this path-breaking voyage and an up-to-date evaluation of the scholarly production about the voyage that has appeared during the last four and a half centuries.”—Lewis Hanke, Columbia UniversityToday when men orbit the globe in a few minutes, it is difficult to imagine the awe . This biography of Ferdinand Magellan, who in commanded the "most remarkable and perilous [voyage] in seafaring history," rarely captures the .

      Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Arts & Culture News & Public Affairs Non-English Audio Spirituality & Religion Librivox Free Audiobook Gabe Podcast Sakthi Monk Media Gentleman and Lady's Book of Politeness and Propriety of Deportment, The by CELNART, Élisabeth Olivier I LOVE PACA Podcast Pages: This book should be on the shelf of social studies classrooms. The book is an easy read and it dives into the historical acounts of what happened when Magellan led the first fleet around the world. Even though he did not complete the voyage because he was killed in battle, 90 of the men who started with him did return/5.

    Ferdinand Magellan's Voyage Round the World, CE Ferdinand de Magellan was born about of noble parents, and probably spent his boyhood as a page of the Queen of Portugal. As a young man he was in the East India service, then in Morocco. This manuscript volume, dating from around , details Ferdinand Magellan's voyage around the world in The work is attributed to Antonio Pigafetta, a Venetian scholar who was born in Vincenza, Italy, around and who accompanied Magellan on the voyage. Pigafetta kept a detailed journal, the original of which is lost. However, an account of the voyage, .


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Part of the Great Journeys Across the Earth series by Heinemann Library, this title describes the adventures and hardships Magellan faced in his around the world voyage. The first to circumnavigate the earth, Magellan truly earned the title early explorer - Author: Cath Senker. Magellan's Voyage Around the World This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc.

that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process/5. Magellan's Voyage: A Narrative Account of the First Circu and millions of other books are available for Amazon by:   From the Back Cover. Ferdinand Magellan's daring circumnavigation of the globe in the sixteenth century was a three-year odyssey filled with sex, violence, and amazing adventure.

Now in Over the Edge of the World, prize-winning biographer and journalist Laurence Bergreen entwines a variety of candid, firsthand accounts, Cited by: 2. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle.

Magellan's voyage around the world. Cleveland: A.H. Clark Co., (OCoLC) Named Person: Fernão de Magalhães; Fernão de Magalhães: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Antonio Pigafetta; John Boyd Thacher Collection (Library of Congress).

Magalhães, Fernão de, d.Voyages around the world Publisher Cleveland: The Arthur H. Clark Company Collection bostonpubliclibrary; americana Digitizing sponsor Boston Public Library Contributor Boston Public Library Language English Volume v Internet Archive BookReader Magellan's voyage around the world Copy and paste one of these options to share this book elsewhere.

Link to this page view Link to the book Embed a mini Book Reader 1 page 2 pages Open to this page. Finished. Magellan's voyage around the world. One of Ferdinand Magellan’s five ships—the Victoria—arrives at Sanlúcar de Barrameda in Spain, thus completing the first circumnavigation of the Victoria was commanded by Basque.

Summary: "Read about Magellan's battles with mountainous waves, howling winds, angry crews, and killer diseases such as scurvy. Learn about the fabulous riches of the spice trade, how Magellan became involved in local warfare, and how, on a beautiful tropical island, he died a terrible death"--Page 4 of cover.

Magellan's Voyage around the World: Three Contemporary Accounts. By Charles E. Nowell. Read preview. In the early 's, almost four and a half centuries before men first orbited the earth, an expedition planned and led by Ferdinand Magellan performed a feat of comparable significance for that age.

Magellan's voyage around the world; three contemporary accounts Item PreviewPages: Get this from a library. Magellan: a voyage around the world. [Fiona Macdonald; Mark Bergin] -- Follows Magellan's expedition, the first voyage around the world.

Ferdinand Magellan: The First Voyage Around the World (Library of Explorers and Exploration (Hardcover)) Burnett, Betty Published by Rosen Publishing Group. Magellan was born in the Portuguese town of Sabrosa in or around His father, Pedro de Magalhães, was a minor member of Portuguese nobility and mayor of the town.

His mother was Alda de Mezquita. Magellan's siblings included Diego de Sosa and Isabel Magellan. He was brought up as a page of Queen Eleanor, consort of King John he entered the Born: Fernão de Magalhães, c.Sabrosa. Magellan: A Voyage Around the World (Expedition) Library Binding – March 1, by Fiona MacDonald (Author)Author: Fiona MacDonald.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Pigafetta, Antonio, approximately approximately Magellan's voyage around the world. Cleveland, Arthur H. Clark Co., Determined to find a new and better route to Asia and the distant and profitable Spice Islands, Ferdinand Magellan set sail from Spain in on what would become the history-making first circumnavigation of the world.

Magellan himself did not complete the journey—he was killed by a poison arrow while on the Pacific island of Mactan—but the expedition he mounted forever /5(2). It was a dream as old as the imagination: a voyage to the ends of the earth.

I could hardly believe this is a non-fiction book. The way Lawrence Bergreen tells it, it rivals the greatest epics of literature, with Magellan a mythical figure to rival Jason or Ulysses/5.

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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.Francis Cheregato, then apostolic proto-notary, and ambassador of the Pope Leon the Tenth, who, through his virtue, afterwards arrived at the bishoprick of Aprutino and the principality of Theramo, and knowing both by the reading of many books and by the report of many lettered and well-informed persons who conversed with the said proto-notary Cited by: 1.Ferdinand Magellan is best known for being an explorer for Portugal, and later Spain, who discovered the Strait of Magellan while leading the first expedition to successfully circumnavigate the globe.

He died en route and Juan Sebastián del Cano completed it. The circumnavigation confirmed the idea that the world was round rather than flat.