Over the Edge of the World: Magellan’s Terrifying Circumnavigation of the Globe

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  • ISBN: 006093638X
  • Author: Laurence Bergreen
  • Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks
  • Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
  • Date: Nov. 2 2004
  • Pages: 512
  • Language: English

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Synopsis

The riveting story of Ferdinand Magellan’s historic 60,000-mile ocean voyage
“Prodigious research, sure-footed prose and vivid descriptions make for a thoroughly satisfying account… it is all here in the wondrous detail, a first-rate historical page turner.”— New York Times Book Review
Ferdinand Magellan’s daring circumnav…