ANTONIO PIGAFETTA PRIMER VIAJE ALREDEDOR DEL GLOBO PDF
Primer Viaje Alrededor del Mundo has ratings and 31 reviews. Pedro said: Interesante libro para conocer de primera mano cómo fue la famosa expedición. : Primer viaje alrededor del mundo (Spanish Edition) ( ) by Antonio Pigafetta and a great selection of similar New, Used and. : Primer viaje alrededor del globo () by Antonio Pigafetta and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books.
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Sus experiencias fueron compiladas en este libro, publicado en Venecia en A good, readable translation, and Pigafetta has some interesting adventures in South America and after crossing the Pacific.
And there was infighting and intrigue along the way, all of which is glossed over by Pigafetta in favor of a travel guide. Pertenecia a una rica familia de Vicenza; y desde su juventud estudio astronomia, geografia y cartografia. Murder, theft, lying and kidnapping are taken as a matter of course throughout. At least one warship of the Italian Navy, a destroyer of the Navigatori class, was named after him in Boshra rated it liked it Aug 31, Want to Read saving…. Pigafetta was one of the 18 men who returned to Spain inout of the approximately who set out three years earlier.
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Indeed, it was written for money, for position and so contains a disproportionate amount of attention to the concerns of the aristocrats he sought favor from: To ask other readers questions about Primer Viaje Alrededor del Mundoplease sign up. Thanks for telling us about the problem. And there was infighting and intrigue along the way, The most fascinating thing about this is that it’s a first-hand account of the first voyage around the world, and by a gentleman adventurer, no less.
Pigafetta’s journal is the source for much of what we know about Magellan and Elcano’s voyage. Books by Antonio Pigafetta. The critical apparatus to this volume is excellent.
Pigafetta’s own text, while well-annotated by the editor, is atrocious–as atrocious as Magellan and his crew in their treatment of the peoples encountered in the circumnavigation.
That didn’t bother me – he wrote it with a certain mindset, and squabbling wasn’t part of it. En Sevilla supo del viaje de Magallanes, y tras financiar su pasaje fue admitido en la expedicion. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
The negative aspects tended to come through more, especially in the notes. The most fascinating thing about this is that it’s a first-hand account of the first voyage around the world, and by a gentleman adventurer, no less.
The fame of the account is because of it uniqueness, not because of any literary quality.
Primer Viaje Alrededor del Mundo by Antonio Pigafetta (3 star ratings)
We charged our men when antobio went ashore in the boat to ask what pigafeta it was, and they told us that it was Thursday with the Portuguese. Eva-Lani rated it liked it Sep 26, Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Pigafetta murio en Vicenza en En glogo combate en que Magallanes perdio la vida, Pigafetta tambien fue herido. Durante el viaje, Pigafetta compilo numerosos datos sobre la geografia, el clima, la flora, la fauna y los habitantes de los lugares recorridos.
Furthermore, since the Indies, already in contact with Portugal and substantially Moslem, were known to have valuable commodities and since Magellan represented Spain, most ciaje is paid to the relatively known East, not to newly discovered areas and peoples. Afiqah L rated it liked it Mar 08, Hamid Asgari rated it liked it Jul 10, Mostafa Sadeghi rated it liked it Mar 20, Eventually I gave up on checking every note, and only did when I really wanted to know something.
The pages are filled with Pigafetta’s anthropological and botanical observations of the places that were visited. To view it, click here. Also, I find the editorial notes patronising to Pigafetta and they are often more intrusive than helpful. As the intro points out, some of the book’s lustre has worn off, since travel is so easy and not even recently, since people made the voyage faster and easier for centuries now.
Finally, and as noted by the editor, virtually no attention is paid to shipboard politics, even attempted mutinies, and the death of Magellan and members of his crew in battle is described laconically.