Magellan's Voyage: A Narrative Account of the First Circumnavigation
Remarkable firsthand account by one of the few survivors of Magellan's epochal journey (1519–1522). Remarkably detailed record of new lands, flora and fauna, shipboard life, etc. Introduction. 28 halftones. Map.
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A People's History of Science: Miners, Midwives, and Low Mechanicks
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