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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Review: Magellan's VoyageUser Review - Chas Bayfield - Goodreads
This is an incredible first hand account of Magellan's voyage. However, it is frustrating how Pigafetta glosses over so many of the hardships and that he barely acknowledges Sebastian D'Elcano, the ... Read full review
A People's History of Science: Miners, Midwives, and Low Mechanicks
Limited preview - 2005