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Now you can study the Discovery and Exploration of America from first-hand perspective. This essential collection includes 39 primary source accounts from pre 1000 AD ...
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Discovery and Exploration of America: 1000-1542

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Overview

Now you can study the Discovery and Exploration of America from first-hand perspective. This essential collection includes 39 primary source accounts from pre 1000 AD to 1562. No source is better than the original. It is untainted and tells the history as it happened.

This collection is #1 in the First-hand History of America series.

*This collections includes 39 First-hand Accounts:
• Pre-Columbian Voyages
• The Men from Asia and from Norway
• Other Pre-Columbian Voyages
• The Voyages of the Norsemen
• The Voyages to Vinland
• The Travels of Marco Polo
• Marco Polo's Account of Japan and Java
• Prologue to the Book of Ser Marco Polo
• Early Life of Columbus
• Letters From Toscanelli Approving Columbus' Project
• The Journal of Columbus
• Columbus in Spain
• The Discovery by Columbus (Columbus)
• The Discovery by Columbus (Irving)
• The Discovery of America
• The Letter of Columbus to Luis De Sant Angel Announcing His Discovery
• Reception of Columbus in Spain
• Papal Bull Dividing the New World
• The Discovery of the Mainland by the Cabots
• Peter Martyr's Account
• The Voyages of the Cabots
• John Cabot's Discovery of North America
• Amerigo Vespucci's Account of His First Voyage
• Fourth and Last Voyage of Columbus
• The Death of Columbus
• The Naming of America
• Balboa Discovers the Pacific
• The Discovery of Florida by Ponce de Leon
• Ponce de Leon in Florida
• The Origin of Negro Slavery in America
• The Voyage of Magellan to the Pacific
• Verrazzano's Voyage
• Cartier's Exploration of the St. Lawrence
• Cartier Discovers the St. Lawrence
• De Vaca's Journey to New Mexico
• Searches for The Seven Cities of Cibola
• Coronado's Wanderings
• De Soto's Discovery of the Mississippi
• Death of De Soto
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Editorial Reviews

On cover of printed book - Jay A Parry
“This is pure history, without all the filter of contemporary interpretation. These books will be a welcome addition to the library of anyone who wants to better understand where America has come from—and where we should be now.”
---Jay A. Parry, author, The Real George Washington
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940015522303
  • Publisher: Packard Technologies
  • Publication date: 10/22/2012
  • Series: First-hand History of America , #1
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 343
  • Sales rank: 527,563
  • File size: 508 KB

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