Columbus and the Quest for Jerusalem

Columbus and the Quest for Jerusalem

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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 different from what is commonly accepted. She argues that he was inspired to find a western route to the Orient not… (more)

Book Details  

Publisher: Free Press (September 20, 2011)

Collection: Free Press

Format: EPUB

Page count: 288 pages

File size: 3.2 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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