Admiral of the Ocean Sea: A Life of Christopher Columbus
This book Presents Columbus in a realistic and non-idealised manner. It logically disputes theories that have been used to disparage Columbus, yet honestly portrays his treatment of the native Americans he encountered. Having spent 2 years travelling the sea routes that Columbus pioneered you get a sense of the adventure, excitement and boredom that Columbus and his men must of felt. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
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Review: Admiral of the Ocean Sea: A Life of Christopher ColumbusUser Review - Edwin Martin - Goodreads
Ok, I only read the Readers Digest condensed book, but it was good enough that I wish I had gotten the complete book, or at least maybe a "half condensed" instead of a 1/4 book like the RD edition is. Read full review
Review: Admiral of the Ocean Sea: A Life of Christopher ColumbusUser Review - Sally Grey - Goodreads
Audio book Pedantically, stultifyingly boring, although filled with interesting detail. The reader's voice is beyond supercilious & makes me want to punch him! Definitely goes on & on! In to the 4th & final voyage. Read full review