Magallanes: El hombre y su gesta (Spanish Edition) eBook: Stefan Zweig: : Kindle-Shop. (In English at the end) Compré este libro tras haberlo leído (en epub), ya que soy un gran admirador de la obra de Stefan Zweig. Compré esta edición porque la. Full of insights as all Zweig books are well and thoroughly researched. En la historia de Magallanes, el autor Stefan Sweig, demuestra el magistral dominio de .
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Thereby ushering in a new period of enlightened world thought. Indriven into exile by the Nazis, he emigrated to England and then, into Brazil by way of New York. I really enjoyed this biography of Magellan, although the more recent biography by Laurence Bergreen is better. The first half of the book – in which Zweig describes Magellan’s earlier travels to the East and to Morocco, his choice to turn his back on Portugal, to go and serve the Spanish Crown – takes a bit of persistence to get through but is necessary to understand the historical context, I think.
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Fernando de Magallanes : El Hombre Y Su Gesta
What drove them and why they acted the way they did. He fought mutiny, storms, seemingly impossible navigational difficulties, hunger, despair, locals who didn’t like being pushed around by Europeans, and the daunting and unanticipated immensity etefan the Pacific Ocean itself, but the I really enjoyed this biography of Magellan, although the more recent biography by Laurence Bergreen is better. He achieved popularity with Sternstunden der Menschheit ; The Tide of Fortunefive historical portraits in miniature.
The reader of the audiobook was fantastic and spoke at a pace and with a clarity that made it easy for this non native French speaker to understand.
Apesar do feito fantastico? I did not actually read this edition of this book. As so often when a man stecan to be at the mercy of the winds, he is in reality being blown back upon his own self. HardcoverHistoriaspages. Magellan had to overcome the Portuguese king who tried to sabotage this voyage, the mutiny of his crew, hunger, thirst and very harsh weather.
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And Zweig does a good xtefan of making this great story exciting. Io lo so, io conosco il luogo e il punto. Oh, yeah, he also lost his life. Achieving zwejg Columbus had failed to do, Magellan proved the world was round and consequently one space.
Zweig studied in Austria, France, Stefan Zweig was one of the world’s most famous writers during the s and s, especially in the U. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. La redondez del mundo, no tanto sus dimensiones, eran de sobra conocidas. Zweig doesn’t dwell too much into to the details of each and every small thing that happened. This short biography from Stefan Zweig is a wonderful recount of Magellan and his world’s first circumnavigation of the planet.
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Eloquently magallannes, this book tells the story of one man’s obsession to risk all to find the western sea-route to the world’s spice islands the Malukus. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Preview — Magallanes by Stefan Zweig. Most recently, his works provided the inspiration for film ‘The Grand Budapest Shefan.
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A remarkable true story, and Zweig did an excellent job telling it. Zweig studied in Austria, France, and Germany before settling in Salzburg in He produced novels, plays, biographies, and journalist pieces. He fought mutiny, storms, seemingly impossible navigational difficulties, hunger, despair, locals who didn’t like being pushed around by Europeans, and the daunting and unanticipated immensity of the Pacific Ocean itself, but the mission, despite beginning with men and five ships and ending with one ship and 18 magallanees, was perhaps the greatest feat of Earth’s exploration ever accomplished.
Published March 18th by Debate first published My only regret is that it’s too short and the book needs a map. The fruit of a lot of research and attempting to separate truth from fiction, it is an enjoyable read as Zweig’s biographies always are. Needless to say, the journey wasn Magellan was a Portuguese explorer who led the first expedition to sail from stffan Atlantic Ocean to the Pacific Ocean. Zweig and his stirring prose style seem well suited for the task of writing about this dramatic expedition.
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I doubt that that was ever the plan. To ask other readers questions about Magallanesplease sign up. Lesen ist ein muss! Magellan wanted to find a passage through the Americas to reach the ocean on the other side, a way to reach the Spice Islands by sailing westwards.
Books by Stefan Zweig. But to continue from there in western direction to sail back to Spain?