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Christopher Columbus, mariner

Samuel Eliot Morison

Christopher Columbus, mariner

by Samuel Eliot Morison

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Published by Meridian in New York, N.Y., U.S.A .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Columbus, Christopher.,
  • Explorers -- America -- Biography.,
  • Explorers -- Spain -- Biography.,
  • America -- Discovery and exploration -- Spanish.

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published: Boston : Little, Brown, 1955.

    Statementby Samuel Eliot Morison ; maps by Erwin Raisz.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE111 .M863 1983
    The Physical Object
    Pagination160 p. :
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18318278M
    ISBN 100452009928
    LC Control Number91041063

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    What is Zinn's basic criticism of historian Samuel Eliot Morison's book, Christopher Columbus, Mariner? He doesn't lie about Columbus, but instead quickly says the truth and then moves on to "more important" things. Christopher Columbus' Motivations to Sail West for the Indies Christopher Columbus lived in an age of Moslem expansion in the east. With the fall of Constantinople in , direct land routes to the Indies were closed to European merchants and traders, thus creating the need to find a sea route to the Indies.


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