Quest for the Indies: Routes of Exploration, April 23-September 13, 1992.

By: Fitzgerald, Joseph H.

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Quarto, softbound (stiff white wrappers illus. in full-color), 28 pp. Fine. Contents: The Driving Force: Setting the Stage for the Age of Exploration; Quest for the indies; Ophir and Tarshish; Treaty of Tordesillas; The Arctic and the Northeast Passage; The Search for a Northwest Passage; Some Pacific Islands Visited by Eurpean Explorers before 1650; Vessels of the Age of Expansion, Discovery and Exploration; Life Aboard Ship, 1450-1650; Winds; The Challenge of Navigation; Medicine in the Age of Exploration; Part II - Maps [Exhibition of the same name, Historical Museum of Southern Florida]; Glossary; Selected Readings; Index to Map Cartographers, Engravers and Publishers; Index to Map Titles.

Title: Quest for the Indies: Routes of Exploration, April 23-September 13, 1992.

Author Name: Fitzgerald, Joseph H.

Categories: Discovery & Exploration,

Publisher: Historical Museum of Southern Florida, 1992.:

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