Tidings Out of Brazil

By: Graubard, Mark, Translator

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Cloth backed illustrated boards. No. 788 of l000 copies printed. In 1515 Johann Schoner, a distinguished Nuremberg mathematician, published a book which described a globe he made which shows an east-west passage to the Pacific Ocean. Information cam e from a German newsletter with the title Copia der newen Zeytung ausz Presillg Landt, a facsimile reproduced here.

Title: Tidings Out of Brazil

Author Name: Graubard, Mark, Translator

Categories: Mexico and Latin America,

Publisher: The University of Minnesota Press. (1957). (Minneapolis).: 1957

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Collectible-Very Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: 2558

Keywords: EXPLORATION. EXPEDITIONS. VOYAGES. EAST-WEST PASSAGE. NEWE ZEYTUNG. MEXICO AND LATIN AMERICA