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Before Columbus: Exploration and Colonisation from the Mediterranean to the Atlantic, 1229-1492 (The Middle Ages Series) Paperback – 19 Dec 1987

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  • Paperback: 300 pages
  • Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press; Reprint edition (19 Dec. 1987)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0812214129
  • ISBN-13: 978-0812214123
  • Product Dimensions: 14 x 1.7 x 21.6 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars 1 customer review
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 1,456,062 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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"A welcome addition to the growing literature dedicated to 'Atlantic Studies.'. . . Recommended for the professional scholar, the university student, and the educated public."--History

"Fernandez-Armesto writes thoughtfully of medieval Spanish colonial development and other European expansion in the western Mediterranean. . . . A lively and sustained narrative."--Choice

About the Author

Felipe Fernandez-Armesto is a fellow of St. Anthony's College, Oxford, and has twice been a Visiting Senior Lecturer at Warwick University. His previous books include Columbus and The Canary Islands after the Conquest.

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