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Author Firstbrook, P. L.

Title The voyage of the Matthew : John Cabot and the discovery of North America / Peter Firstbrook ; [foreword by H.R.H. Prince Philip].

Publication Info. San Francisco, CA : KQED Books & Tapes ; [Emeryville, CA] : Distributed to the trade by Publishers Group West, 1997.


Location Call No. Status
 Colchester, Cragin Memorial Library - Adult Department  970.017 FIR    Missing
Description 192 pages : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 25 cm
Contents Most important ship in the English language -- Cabot's world -- Italian connection -- Designing Cabot's caravel -- New for old -- Across the western sea -- Slow boat to China -- Final voyage -- End of the beginning.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 184-186) and index.
Subject Cabot, John, -1498?
Matthew (Ship)
America -- Discovery and exploration -- British.
Firstbrook, P. L. -- Travel -- America.
Explorers -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Explorers -- America -- Biography.
ISBN 0912333227
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