Laurence Bergreen’s latest book Columbus: The Four Voyages will change everything you thought you knew about Columbus.
In the first major biography of the iconic explorer in more than sixty years, Bergreen shows us the madness and genius that only those who traveled with him could have seen. Covering his four epic voyages, it's the Columbus you didn't learn about in school. Welcome to the voyages of a lifetime.
Published by the Viking Press, 2011.
Paperback edition of Columbus: the Four Voyages available in stores
starting 25 September 2012.
The New York Times
A surprising and revealing portrait of a man who might have been the title character in a Shakespearean tragedy.
The Los Angeles Times
Bergreen's fascinating chronicle of the explorer portrays him as a flawed, tragic figure, struggling to keep his titles and honors...
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