Magellan: A General Account of the Life and Times and Remarkable Adventures by Land and by Sea of the Most Eminent and Renowned (Hardcover)

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1924. Hildebrand reconstructs the life and voyage of Ferdinand Magellan, Commander of the Order of Santiago, His Majesty's Captain General of the Armada which first went around the world. Partial Contents: Of the state of geography in the year 1493; How Ferdinand Magellan came to the Court at Lisbon, and of the news he heard there; Of the voyage to India, and what transpired there; How Magellan was sorry to leave the East, and did not do so; Of the important events that followed the taking of Malacca; Of Magellan's return to Lisbon; How Magellan transferred his allegiance to Spain; Of the voyage of the Armada across the South Atlantic; Of the loss of the Santiago, which was Juan Serrano's ship; Of the voyage from Cape Dezeado to the Unfortunate Isles, and what happened on the way; Of the Kings who were in that discovered archipelago, and in what manner they received Magellan and his men; and How the fleet wandered among the islands, and heard news of Francisco Serrano.

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Publisher Kessinger Publishing
Mfg Part# 9780548017722
SKU 205683105
Format Hardcover
ISBN10 0548017727
Release Date 9/10/2007
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Number of Pages 0274
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