The True Story of How America Got Its Name

Front Cover
Fine Communications, Sep 1, 2002 - History - 188 pages
0 Reviews
Broome asserts that the name "America" refers not to Amerigo Vespucci, but most probably refers to Richard Ameryk, a wealthy British customs officer who helped sponsor English explorations in the New World.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

Illustrations and JMaps3
3
Twelve Wooden Plates i
4
i5 Quarta Orbis Pars
5
Copyright

17 other sections not shown

Common terms and phrases

Bibliographic information