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              Books by Laurence Bergreen

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              Over the Edge of the World, Updated Edition: Magellan's Terrifying Circumnavigation of the Globe
               

              Over the Edge of the World, Updated Edition: Magellan's Terrifying Circumnavigation of the Globe (Paperback)

              By Bergreen, Laurence

              • RRP: $39.99
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              The riveting story of Ferdinand Magellan's historic 60,000-mile ocean voyage--now updated with a new introduction commemorating the 500th anniversary of his journey. Prodigious research, sure-footed prose and vivid descriptions make for a thoroughly satisfying account... it is al ...

              ISBN 9780062890481
              Published 2 August 2019 by HarperCollins Publishers
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              Over the Edge of the World
               

              Over the Edge of the World (Paperback, New title)

              By Bergreen, Laurence

              • RRP: $37.99
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              This title tells the astonishing tale of the first sea voyage to circumnavigate the entire globe. Magellan's dramatic maritime expedition in 1519 discovered the straits that enabled Europe to trade with the Eastern spice islands and changed the course of history.

              ISBN 9780007198559
              Published 27 January 2005 by HarperCollins Publishers
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              The Quest for Mars: NASA Scientists and Their Search for Life Beyond Earth
               

              The Quest for Mars: NASA Scientists and Their Search for Life Beyond Earth (Paperback, New edition)

              By Bergreen, Laurence

              • $29.99

              Is there life on Mars? If not, why not? These questions have gripped mankind throughout the 20th century. In the shadow of the new millennium, this title seeks the definitive answers from the scientists participating in the race to discover life on the Red Planet.

              ISBN 9780006531340
              Published 3 September 2001 by HarperCollins Publishers
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              As Thousands Cheer: The Life Of Irving Berlin
                

              As Thousands Cheer: The Life Of Irving Berlin (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              By Bergreen, Laurence

              • Imp. $60.99
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              The winner of the Ralph J. Gleason Music Book Award, this book explores Irving Berlin's long, prolific career; his self-doubt and late-blooming misanthropy; and the tyrannical control he exerted over his legacy of song.

              ISBN 9780306806759
              Published 1 March 1996 by Misc - Alliance Distribution
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              The Quest for Mars
                

              The Quest for Mars (EPUB ebook – ePub text-only edition)

              By Bergreen, Laurence

              This edition does not include illustrations. Is there life on Mars? And if not, why not? These questions have gripped mankind throughout the twentieth century. In the shadow of the new millennium, The Quest for Mars seeks the definitive answers from the dedicated NASA scientist ...

              ISBN 9780007440986
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              Published 30 January 2014 by HarperCollins Publishers
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              Marco Polo: From Venice to Xanadu
               

              Marco Polo: From Venice to Xanadu (Paperback)

              By Bergreen, Laurence

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              In September 1298, the rival Italian republics of Genoa and Venice fought a fierce sea battle at Curzola off the rocky coast of southern Dalmatia. Against the odds the Venetians, led by Admiral Andrea Dandolo, son of the Doge, were defeated. Among the thousands of Venetians capti ...

              ISBN 9781847247674
              Published 1 May 2009 by Quercus Publishing Plc
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              Over the Edge of the World: Magellan's Terrifying Circumnavigation of the Globe
                

              Over the Edge of the World: Magellan's Terrifying Circumnavigation of the Globe (EPUB ebook)

              By Bergreen, Laurence

              The riveting story of Ferdinand Magellan's historic 60,000-mile ocean voyage-now updated with a new introduction commemorating the 500th anniversary of his journey."Prodigious research, sure-footed prose and vivid descriptions make for a thoroughly satisfying account... it is all ...

              ISBN 9780061865886
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              Language en
              Published 13 October 2009 by HarperCollins
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              Columbus: The Four Voyages, 1492-1504

              Columbus: The Four Voyages, 1492-1504 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Bergreen, Laurence

              • RRP: $30.00
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              Originally published: New York: Viking Adult, 2011.

              ISBN 9780143122104
              Published 21 November 2012 by Penguin
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              Louis Armstrong: An Extravagant Life
               

              Louis Armstrong: An Extravagant Life (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Bergreen, Laurence

              • $63.50

              Louis Armstrong was a man of epic proportions: a musical genius; a brilliant innovator; a showman who rose from poverty to international fame. This full-bodied portrait of the artist and the man (is) far more interesting than his already colorful legend ( USA Today ). of photos.

              ISBN 9780767901567
              Published 1 June 1998 by Three Rivers Press (CA)
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              Casanova: The World of a Seductive Genius
               

              Casanova: The World of a Seductive Genius (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Bergreen, Laurence

              • RRP: $51.50
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              The remarkable story of Giacomo Casanova (1725-1798), an impoverished abandoned boy who became the notorious libertine, famous writer, and correspondent with figures such as Voltaire, Louis XV, and Catherine the Great in decadent 18th-century Europe. --Provided by publisher.

              ISBN 9781476716503
              Published 13 February 2018 by Simon & Schuster
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