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  • American Holocaustby David E. Stannard

    Oxford University Press 1993; US$ 16.99

    In a work of impassioned scholarship, David E. Stannard describes in horrific detail the mass destruction of entire New World societies that followed in the wake of European contact with the Western Hemisphere--destruction that lasted for more that four centuries, and that continues in many places even today. In a sweeping introductory overview of... more...

  • Cartasby Cristóbal Colón

    Linkgua 2010; US$ 2.85

    Este es un testimonio de primera mano de la conquista de Panamá. Como en el caso de otros conquistadores, Núñez de Balboa muestra una prosa encendida y vivaz que transmite el ímpetu del nuevo mundo. Nótese que estas cartas fueron escritas tras quince años de permanencia en el trópico por lo que la visión de Núñez de las selvas de Panamá tiene una precisión... more...

  • Christopher Columbus and the Age of Exploration for Kidsby Ronald A. Reis

    Chicago Review Press 2013; US$ 13.99

    An NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Book for Young People Christopher Columbus is one of the most famous people in world history, yet few know the full story of the amazing, resourceful, and tragic Italian explorer. Christopher Columbus and the Age of Exploration for Kids portrays the ?Admiral of the Ocean Seas? neither as hero nor heel but as... more...

  • Columbus: His Enterpriseby Hans Koning

    Monthly Review Press 1992; US$ 11.05

    "The book is an idea that has finally found its time." --Publisher's Weekly "I think your book on Christopher Columbus is important. I'm more grateful for that book than any other book I have read in a couple of years." --Kurt Vonnegut more...

  • Columbus and the Quest for Jerusalemby Carol Delaney

    Gerald Duckworth & Co 2012; US$ 8.74

    Five hundred years after he set sail, Christopher Columbus is universally renowned as the man who discovered the New World, and is also widely held responsible for what went wrong there in the years that followed. This book, by acclaimed scholar Carol Delaney, will change that understanding of the man and his mission. Carol Delaney describes how Columbus's... more...

  • Columbus and the Quest for Jerusalemby Carol Delaney

    Free Press 2011; US$ 16.00

    FIVE HUNDRED YEARS AFTER HE SET SAIL, the dominant understanding of Christopher Columbus holds him responsible for almost everything that went wrong in the New World. Here, finally, is a book that will radically change our interpretation of the man and his mission. Scholar Carol Delaney claims that the true motivation for Columbus?s voyages is very... more...

  • Die Konquistadorenby Maike Wessel

    Komplett Media GmbH 2011; US$ 5.60

    Europa am Anfang des 16. Jahrhunderts: Kolumbus war nach Spanien zurückgekehrt und berichtete von einer neuen Welt jenseits des Atlantik. Völlig abgeschirmt blühten auf dem südamerikanischen Kontinent die Hochkulturen der Inkas und Azteken. Ihre Herrscher erwarteten die Rückkehr des weißen Gottes - und er kam. Mit Feuer und Schwert fegte er ihre Reiche... more...

  • Historia del almiranteby Hernando Colón

    Linkgua 2010; US$ 4.76

    Hernando o Fernando Colón (Córdoba, 1488-Sevilla, 1539). España. Hijo de Cristóbal Colón y Beatriz Enríquez de Arana, hermanastro de Diego Colón. Acompañó a Carlos I de España en algunos de sus viajes y a su padre en el último que realizó a América. Hernando Colón fue el segundo hijo de Cristóbal Colón. Nació en Córdoba y durante su vida ejerció de... more...

  • Kolumbus und der Tag von Guanahaniby Stefan Rinke

    Konrad Theiss Verlag 2013; US$ 38.15

    Die Entdeckung Amerikas - Ein Schicksalstag für zwei Kontinente. "Tierra!" Ein Schrei zerreißt die Stille über dem nächtlichen Atlantik. Am 12. Oktober 1492 um zwei Uhr sichtet der Matrose Rodrigo de Triana Land - die Insel Guanahani, das heutige San Salvador. Endlich! Ein Kanonenschuss weckt die Mannschaften der Santa María, Pinta und Niña.... more...

  • La carta de Colón anunciando el descubrimientoby Cristóbal Colón

    Linkgua 2010; US$ 2.85

    El viaje no fue difícil, aunque hubo varios motines entre la tripulación. El 12 de octubre de 1492 el vigía Rodrigo Sánchez de Triana, divisó tierra. La expedición atracó en la isla de Guanahaní (actual Watling en las Bahamas), que Colón bautizó como San Salvador. Después llegaron a Cuba a la que confundieron en un principio con las tierras del Gran... more...