Discovery of America and early explorations

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The Mismeasure of Desire: The Science, Theory, and Ethics of Sexual Orientation

The Mismeasure of Desire

The Science, Theory, and Ethics of Sexual Orientation

Oxford University Press (1993)
US$15.29

In a work of impassioned scholarship, David E. Stannard describes in horrific detail the mass...

Who Discovered America?: The Untold History of the Peopling of the Americas

Who Discovered America?

The Untold History of the Peopling of the Americas

HarperCollins (2013)
US$14.26

Greatly expanding on his blockbuster 1421 , distinguished historian Gavin Menzies uncovers the...

Chronicle of the Narvaez Expedition
Penguin Publishing Group (2002)
US$12.13

The New World story of the Spanish explorer Cabeza de Vaca in his own words This riveting true...

Spain and Portugal in the New World, 1492-1700
University of Minnesota Press (1980)
US$60.00

A narrative and interpretive history of Spanish and Portuguese exploration, settlement, and...

The Conquistadors: A Very Short Introduction
Oxford University Press (2011)
US$7.19

With startling speed, Spanish conquistadors invaded hundreds of Native American kingdoms, took over...

Humanism and America: An Intellectual History of English Colonisation, 1500–1625

Humanism and America

An Intellectual History of English Colonisation, 1500–1625

Cambridge University Press (2003)
US$50.00

A major study of the impact of Renaissance humanism upon the English colonization of America.

Columbus: The Four Voyages, 1492-1504

Columbus

The Four Voyages, 1492-1504

Penguin Publishing Group (2011)
US$14.55

From the author of the Magellan biography, Over the Edge of the World, a mesmerizing new account...

Footprints of the Welsh Indians: Settlers in North America Before 1492

Footprints of the Welsh Indians

Settlers in North America Before 1492

Algora Publishing (2007)
US$29.95

The legend of Prince Madoc and the Welsh Indians is a remarkable story of a brave, resourceful and...

Meet Christopher Columbus
Random House Children's Books (2012)
US$4.99

Schoolchildren will be fascinated by this clear account of Columbus's voyages and his encounters...

El Dorado
Infobase Publishing (2012)
US$35.00

El Dorado, the South American "Lost City of Gold," became a siren call for Spanish...