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Hispanic American Historical Review (1978) 58 (1): 178.
Published: 01 February 1978
...D.K. By Sea to San Francisco, 1849-50: The Journal of Dr. James Morison . Edited by White Lonnie J. and Gillaspie William R. . Memphis , 1977 . Memphis State University Press . Illustration. Map. Index . Pp. xi , 61 . Paper. $5.95 . Copyright 1978 by Duke University...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1941) 21 (1): 107.
Published: 01 February 1941
...S. E. Morison Cristóbal Colón. Diario de Navegación . ( Buenos Aires : Editorial Tor , n.d. Pp. 215 . $1.00 m/n.) Copyright 1941 by Duke University Press 1941 ...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1942) 22 (4): 687–688.
Published: 01 November 1942
...S. E. Morison El nacimiento del Nuevo Mundo, 1492-1534. Historia y cartografía . By Molinari Diego Luis . ( Buenos Aires : Editorial Kapelusz y Cia. , 1941 . Pp. 199 ; 50 pp. of maps. Illustrated. Cloth, $7.50 .) Copyright 1942 by Duke University Press 1942 ...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1942) 22 (2): 403.
Published: 01 May 1942
...S. E. Morison El Testamento de Don Demando Colón y otros documentos para su Biografía . By Díaz José Hernández and Orejón Antonio Muro . ( Sevilla : Publicaciones del Instituto hispano-cubano de historia de América, Fundación Rafael G. Abreu , 1941 . Pp. xxxviii , 320...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1939) 19 (3): 235–261.
Published: 01 August 1939
...Samuel Eliot Morison Copyright 1939 by Duke University Press 1939 ...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1941) 21 (3): 452–456.
Published: 01 August 1941
...S. E. Morison Ultima Thule. Further Mysteries of the Arctic . By Stefansson Vilhjalmur . Illustrated by Popini Alexander . ( New York : Macmillan Co. , 1940 . Pp. 383 . $3.50 .) Copyright 1941 by Duke University Press 1941 ...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1975) 55 (3): 544–546.
Published: 01 August 1975
... known as a Harvard historian, rear admiral, and enthusiastic sailor under canvas, Morison uses a thoroughly seagoing vocabulary to give his narrative color. By sea and air he has seen nearly all the water and land his explorers saw, and, being an authority on ancient and modern navigational techniques...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1966) 46 (4): 409–428.
Published: 01 November 1966
... of Christopher Columbus as translated by Cecil Jane reappeared in 1960 in a new, illustrated edition which is revised and annotated by L. A. Vigneras. 7 Samuel Eliot Morison considers Jane’s work the least faulty English translation of Columbus’ Journal . 8 Many previous mistakes have been corrected...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1988) 68 (1): 199–201.
Published: 01 February 1988
... of Samuel Eliot Morison—high praise indeed. I worked with Morison for more than 12 years until his death, and have always been proud to consider him my mentor. But Hoffman adds that nothing will be found in my book which is not in Morison’s The European Discovery of America , vol. II, The Southern Voyages...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1979) 59 (2): 357.
Published: 01 May 1979
... of a great historian. Morison’s admiration for these great explorers increased with time. This is especially true for Columbus, and his reverence for the Admiral of the Ocean Sea never faltered, “despite the efforts of armchair navigators and nationalist maniacs to denigrate him.” The second part...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1986) 66 (4): 785.
Published: 01 November 1986
... of the Victory) . Obregón’s introductory history of the Magellan-Elcano voyage is done in the style of the late Samuel Eliot Morison. Readers familiar with Morison’s treatment of the voyage in The European Discovery of America, II: The Southern Voyages will find nothing here that is not also there save...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1972) 52 (1): 168–169.
Published: 01 February 1972
...Bailey W. Diffie The European Discovery of America: The Northern Voyages, A.D. 500-1600 . By Morison Samuel Eliot . New York , 1971 . Oxford University Press . Maps. Illustrations. Index . Pp. xviii , 712 . Cloth. $15.00 . Copyright 1972 by Duke University Press 1972...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1967) 47 (4): 560–562.
Published: 01 November 1967
.... Morison and most others agree that the Santa María was a nao , a sail-driven merchantman of high freeboard, having castles fore and aft, square-rigged on the main and fore masts, with a bowsprit having a sprit sail and a lateen sail on the mizzen mast. This was a slower, more cumbersome, and less...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1971) 51 (1): 134–135.
Published: 01 February 1971
... who crossed the Atlantic (from the Canaries) in the remarkably fast time of three weeks. No historian has given much attention to the Puerto Rican landing, and with good reason; it was a short stopover of a few days. Samuel Eliot Morison, in 1939, wrote that the landing place was “probably...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1976) 56 (1): 194–195.
Published: 01 February 1976
... and used as an example my quotation of Morison from Admiral of Ocean Seas: “It was merely his (Columbus’) good fortune that the same wind carried his fleet all the way to America.” He stated that it neglects Morison’s previous statement that Columbus “must have observed on his (prior) African voyage...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1974) 54 (4): 706–707.
Published: 01 November 1974
... flecked with cupidity.” Bradford’s close identification with Columbus, his carefully drawn character portraits of the Navigator, and his own first-hand knowledge of the sea raise the book above the merely popular. Comparable to Morison’s Admiral of the Ocean Sea in its scope and outlook and in its...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1970) 50 (3): 631.
Published: 01 August 1970
.... Since opposition to the first two wars has been little studied, the essays of Morison and Merk are useful for laymen, especially of the undergraduate variety. But Freidel is up against stiffer competition, and the student of the Spanish-American War would do better to consult Robert L. Beisner’s...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1982) 62 (1): 134–135.
Published: 01 February 1982
... they offer of the traditional or classic theory of the plan and genesis of the Columbian enterprise against the attacks of speculative revisionists. Jos’s viewpoints on the Columbus question are those generally held by modern scholars and effectively summarized in the late Samuel Eliot Morison’s widely read...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1966) 46 (3): 316–317.
Published: 01 August 1966
... this is justified. Manzano hints, without quite saying so, that he believes the story of the anonymous pilot who reportedly crossed the Atlantic a decade before Columbus, and he promises an additional work on that subject. Samuel E. Morison and Edmundo O’Gorman have presented strong, if entirely different...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1975) 55 (2): 331–332.
Published: 01 May 1975
... is amazing: “Students of human nature know that which can be read ‘between the lines’ is sometimes of more significance than that which is ‘on the line’” (p. 178). How convenient! His citation to authorities is of a selective nature. He quotes Morison’s opinion in Admiral of the Ocean Sea...