The European Discovery of America: The northern voyages, A.D. 500-1600

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Oxford University Press, Apr 15, 1971 - History - 712 pages
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This first volume covers the northern voyages from a.d. 500 to 1600; the second volume, The European Discovery of America: The Southern Voyages (1974), covers the years 1492 to 1616.

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The second volume of Adm. Samuel Eliot Morison’s brilliant “The European Discovery of America” covers the southern voyages-those to what is today the Caribbean and South America. One can almost taste ... Read full review

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At the turn of the century, I attended a book sale at the Library of Congress. I can vividly remember the three mile walk home with two shopping bags full of books on a sunny Saturday afternoon to ... Read full review

Contents

The Mysterious Ocean
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St Brendan and the Irish a d 400600
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in The Norsemen and Vinland c a d 8001400
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Samuel Eliot Morison was Professor of History at Harvard University. His books won two Pulitzer Prizes.