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    DescriptionFerdinand Magellan's daring circumnavigation of the globe in the sixteenth century was a three-year odyssey filled with sex, violence, and amazing adventure. Now in Over the Edge of the World, prize-winning biographer and journalist Laurence Bergreen entwines a variety of candid, firsthand accounts, bringing to life this groundbreaking and majestic tale of discovery that changed both the way explorers would henceforth navigate the oceans and history itself.


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    Title
    Over the Edge of the World
    Subtitle
    Magellan's Terrifying Circumnavigation of the Globe
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Laurence Bergreen
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 512
    Width: 137 mm
    Height: 206 mm
    Thickness: 33 mm
    Weight: 340 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780060936389
    ISBN 10: 006093638X
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25500
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Ingram Spring Arbor Market: Y
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 03
    Ingram Subject Code: BA
    Libri: I-BA
    DC22: B, 910.92
    BISAC V2.8: HIS037000
    B&T General Subject: 431
    BISAC V2.8: BIO023000
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/16CNTY
    LC subject heading:
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/15CNTY
    BISAC V2.8: TRV001000
    LC classification: G420.M2 B47 2004
    LC subject heading: ,
    BISAC V2.8: HIS051000
    LC subject heading: ,
    BISAC V2.8: BIO006000
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: HIS039000
    Edition statement
    Reprint
    Publisher
    HarperCollins Publishers
    Imprint name
    William Morrow & Company
    Publication date
    02 November 2004
    Publication City/Country
    New York, NY
    Review quote
    "A marvelous piece of scholarship"--New Zealand Herald