The mysterious history of Columbus: an exploration of the man, the myth, the legacy

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Vintage Books, Sep 29, 1992 - Biography & Autobiography - 315 pages
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Sheds new light on the life, times, and legacy of Christopher Columbus, answering questions about his voyages, the myths surrounding him, and his impact on world history

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THE MYSTERIOUS HISTORY OF COLUMBUS: An Exploration of the Man, the Myth, the Legacy

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An exciting probe of the great discoverer and the countless enigmas surrounding his life and legacy. Pulitzer Prize-winning New York Times science correspondent Wilford (Mars Beckons, 1990; The Riddle ... Read full review


An Exclamation of Discovery
His Shining Hour
Witnesses to History

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John Noble Wilford is a science correspondent for "The New York Times. "He lives in New York.

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