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  • Marty Reeder

    Admiral of the Ocean Sea ebook ðA Life of Christopher Columbus ñ berkingmad Admiral of the Ocean Sea, A Life of Christopher ColumbusColumbus the vile despicable villain who brought torture tragedy and terror to the American continents a founding father of whit


  • Paul Haspel

    Admiral of the Ocean Sea ebook ðA Life of Christopher Columbus ñ berkingmad Admiral of the Ocean Sea, A Life of Christopher ColumbusAn Admiral of the Ocean Sea he may have been – such was the title bestowed on him by grateful Spanish monarchs after his triumphant return from the New World – but Christopher Columbus had his shortcomings Indeed so great is the general public’s awareness of the cruelties of Columbus’ reign in the Americas that his statues in cities across the United States are getting vandalized by outraged citizens or taken down by city governments But while the uestion of whether American citi


  • Scott Foshee

    Admiral of the Ocean Sea ebook ðA Life of Christopher Columbus ñ berkingmad Admiral of the Ocean Sea, A Life of Christopher ColumbusThis book is large but very readable and the author manages to keep things interesting through all four of Columbus’ voyages of discovery It was written by Samuel Eliot Morison after he retraced Columbus’ voyages in 1939 1940 with the Harvard Columbus Expedition Morison who won the Pulitzer Prize for this work humanizes Columbus who is fleshed out warts and all Columbus is intensely religious loyal at times a bore a peerless admiral and navigator a so so and at times poor administrator courageous brilliant and at times extremely hardheaded He made mistakes took slaves died under appreciated yet still completed four of the most important voyages in the history of mankind He never gave up on the idea that he had actually discovered a new route to the orient and never fully realiz


  • Roger Burk

    Admiral of the Ocean Sea ebook ðA Life of Christopher Columbus ñ berkingmad Admiral of the Ocean Sea, A Life of Christopher ColumbusOver sixty years ago Morison set out to sail Columbus' four voyages as research for this biography identifying his landmarks wherever possible The project was not uite completed because of the advent of World War II but he did enough t


  • Carmen

    Admiral of the Ocean Sea ebook ðA Life of Christopher Columbus ñ berkingmad Admiral of the Ocean Sea, A Life of Christopher ColumbusIn his faith his deductive methods of reasoning his unuestioning acceptance of the current ethics Columbus was a man of the Middle Ages and in the best sense In his re


  • Lawrence DeAngelus

    Admiral of the Ocean Sea ebook ðA Life of Christopher Columbus ñ berkingmad Admiral of the Ocean Sea, A Life of Christopher ColumbusOne of the best books I've ever read Morison is not only a great historian but a captivating writer as well His descriptions of the places Columbus visited and the characters involved just jump right off the pages A mariner himself who understands the language traditions and practical aspects of sailing he sailed many of the same routes as Columbus in preparation for this account His personal observations of the land sea and sailing conditions adds to the richness of the story and makes him the perfect person to help the reader appreciate the events of these momentous voyages Many of Morison's passages are uite moving others gripping especially in his telling of how Columbus and his crew contend with the weather on the homeward leg of his first voyage almost delivering his great discovery to the ocean floor instead of to Spain He treats Columbus'


  • Brian Swain

    Admiral of the Ocean Sea ebook ðA Life of Christopher Columbus ñ berkingmad Admiral of the Ocean Sea, A Life of Christopher ColumbusProbably the seminal and most detailed account of Columbus's voyages Morison treats Columbus with perhaps a bit gentleness than recent history has done but the book is nevertheless extraordinarily complete treatment of the journey including extremely interesting details on the state of the sailing ship rigging and navigational arts of the time It was an extremely useful resource for me in conducting research f


  • Benji Smith

    Admiral of the Ocean Sea ebook ðA Life of Christopher Columbus ñ berkingmad Admiral of the Ocean Sea, A Life of Christopher ColumbusI like that he states on page 18 of the preface that there is not authentic biography of Columbus This book almost reads like fiction in the easy way with which the research falls from the page It even includes the egg story on page 361 I love the maps and diagrams and day by day accounts of his voyages I highly recommend it


  • John Caviglia

    Admiral of the Ocean Sea ebook ðA Life of Christopher Columbus ñ berkingmad Admiral of the Ocean Sea, A Life of Christopher ColumbusKnocked my socks off in high school Recently I read Isabella The Warrior ueen and found she relies heavily on Morison Am tempted to reread


  • Chris

    Admiral of the Ocean Sea ebook ðA Life of Christopher Columbus ñ berkingmad Admiral of the Ocean Sea, A Life of Christopher Columbusnot good at all epistomology of columbian research than a good story author seems fascinated by his own researching skills than he does by his subject