With these portentous words, Christopher Columbus described one of his first encounters with Native Americans on the island of Guanahani, which he had named San Salvador and claimed for Spain the day before. In Columbus…
…Introduction—The Post-Columbus Syndrome: A Comparative Approach to Caribbean Memory in the Longue Durée
Part I. Post-Columbus Systems of Memory: Recycling Heritage in the Caribbean
A fantastic biography of one of the world's greatest explorers, Christopher Columbus, written by the prolific children’s historian Elbridge Streeter Brooks.
Table of contents
Part 1. Background
1. Before ISS
Part 2. Missions
5. Marco Polo
Kertomaton historia. Suvun salainen perintö. Musta magia. Koukuttavassa tarinassa hurjat juonenkäänteet seuraavat toistaan.
Sisarukset Brendan, Cordelia ja Eleanor Walker muuttavat vanhempineen salaperäiseen vanhaan taloon, jonka on omistanut aiemmin…
This is a short history of the age of exploration and the conquest of the Americas told through the experience of Bartolomé de las Casas, a Dominican friar who fervently defended the American Indians, and the single most important figure of the period after Columbus. Explores the period…
This is a short history of the age of exploration and the conquest of the Americas told through the experience of Bartolomé de las Casas, a Dominican friar who fervently defended the American Indians, and the single most important figure of the period after Columbus.
This proceedings contains a collection of 21 papers presented at the 79th Conference on Glass Problems held November 4-8, 2018 in Columbus, Ohio. Papers touch on topics critical to glass manufacturers including melting and combustion; refractories; forming; and environmental issues.
For the first time, in NO LAUGHING MATTER, Norman Hudis, who wrote the first six Carry On movies, reveals his hitherto secret, decades-long and quixotic writing-activity since he left the series. It's this: He Carried On Writing Carry On stories in the…
This book includes stories about travelling in the Western Caribbean, visiting Grand Cayman, Jamaica, the Turks and Caicos Islands, and The Bahamas. Other stories are about the Scottish Highlands including visits to Inverness, Ullapool, Plockton, and…