Fatal Journey: The Final Expedition of Henry Hudson (Google eBook)

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Basic Books, Jun 9, 2009 - Biography & Autobiography - 303 pages
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The English explorer Henry Hudson devoted his life to the search for a water route through America, becoming the first European to navigate the Hudson River in the process. In "Fatal Journey," acclaimed historian and biographer Peter C. Mancall narrates H
  

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Review: Fatal Journey: The Final Expedition of Henry Hudson

User Review  - Tom Darrow - Goodreads

This book was fairly well researched for a history book aimed at the general public, but it suffers from one major flaw... namely the lack of primary sources from the actual expeditions of Hudson. As ... Read full review

Review: Fatal Journey: The Final Expedition of Henry Hudson

User Review  - Edgar Lavoie - Goodreads

I have tremendous respect for the historian who wrote this: well researched, well written. Claims he has insights that others have missed, and I want to believe him: eg, that Hudson was the premier ... Read full review

Contents

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IV
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V
91
VI
119
Interrogations
147
Dead Ends
165
TheTrial
185
Tides
211
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About the author (2009)

Peter C. Mancall is Professor of History and Anthropology at the University of Southern California, as well as Director of the USC–Huntington Early Modern Studies Institute. He is the author of Hakluyt’s Promise and At the Edge of Empire. He lives in Los Angeles.