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Over the Edge of the World: Magellan's Terrifying Circumnavigation of the Globe by  Laurence Bergreen - 1st Edition 1st Printing - 2003 - from Granada Bookstore  (Member IOBA) (SKU: 034460)

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

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

by Bergreen, Laurence

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  • hardcover
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ISBN 10
0066211735
ISBN 13
9780066211732
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New York, New York, U. S. A.: William Morrow, 2003. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Stated First Edition With The Number Line Indicating A First Printing. Includes Bibliographical References And Index. The Book Is Bound In One Quarter Black Over A Pale Speckled Blue With Red Stamped Lettering On The Spine. Map Endpapers. The Book Has Minor Wear With Bumping To The Lower Corners And Spine Tips. The Jacket Has Light Wear And A Tiny Tear At The Lower Back Spine Fold.

Synopsis

Ferdinand Magellan's daring circumnavigation of the globe in the sixteenth century was a three-year odyssey filled with sex, violence, and amazing adventure. Now in Over the Edge of the World, prize-winning biographer and journalist Laurence Bergreen entwines a variety of candid, firsthand accounts, bringing to life this groundbreaking and majestic tale of discovery that changed both the way explorers would henceforth navigate the oceans and history itself.

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Bookseller
Granada Bookstore (Member IOBA) US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
034460
Title
Over the Edge of the World: Magellan's Terrifying Circumnavigation of the Globe
Author
Bergreen, Laurence
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Very Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
1st Edition 1st Printing
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0066211735
ISBN 13
9780066211732
Publisher
William Morrow
Place of Publication
New York, New York, U. S. A.
Date published
2003
Pages
458
Keywords
Explorers - Portugal - Biography; Voyages Around The World - History - 16Th Century. Adventurers & Explorers, Historical, Expeditions & Discoveries, Spain & Portugal
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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