Prince Henry the Navigator, the Hero of Portugal and of Modern Discovery, 1394-1460 A.D. With an Account of Geographical Progress Throughout the Middle Ages As the Preparation for His Work.
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Prince Henry the Navigator, the Hero of Portugal and of Modern Discovery, 1394-1460 A.D. With an Account of Geographical Progress Throughout the Middle Ages As the Preparation for His Work.

By C. Raymond (Charles Raymond) Beazley
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      • Heroes of the Nations.
      • Heroes of the Nations
  • PRINCE HENRY THE NAVIGATOR
  • PRINCE HENRY THE NAVIGATOR
    • THE HERO OF PORTUGAL AND OF MODERN DISCOVERY
    • 1394-1460 A.D.
      • WITH AN ACCOUNT OF GEOGRAPHICAL PROGRESS THROUGHOUT THE MIDDLE AGES AS THE PREPARATION FOR HIS WORK
        • BY
    • C. RAYMOND BEAZLEY, M.A., F.R.G.S.
      • FELLOW OF MERTON COLLEGE, OXFORD; GEOGRAPHICAL STUDENT IN THE UNIVERSITY OF OXFORD, 1894
        • G. P. PUTNAM'S SONS
        • The Knickerbocker Press
    • CONTENTS.
    • ILLUSTRATIONS.
    • LIST OF MAPS.[6]
  • Prince Henry The Navigator.
    • INTRODUCTION.
      • THE GREEK AND ARABIC IDEAS OF THE WORLD, AS THE CHIEF INHERITANCE OF THE CHRISTIAN MIDDLE AGES IN GEOGRAPHICAL KNOWLEDGE.
    • CHAPTER I.
      • EARLY CHRISTIAN PILGRIMS.
      • CIRCA 333-867.
    • CHAPTER II.
      • VIKINGS OR NORTHMEN.
      • CIRCA 787-1066.
    • CHAPTER III.
      • THE CRUSADES AND LAND TRAVEL.
      • CIRCA 1100-1300.
    • CHAPTER IV.
      • MARITIME EXPLORATION.
      • CIRCA 1250-1410.
    • CHAPTER V.
      • GEOGRAPHICAL SCIENCE IN CHRISTENDOM FROM THE FIRST CRUSADES.
      • CIRCA 1100-1460.
    • CHAPTER VI.
      • PORTUGAL TO 1400.
      • 1095-1400.
    • CHAPTER VII.
      • HENRY'S POSITION AND DESIGNS AT THE TIME OF THE FIRST VOYAGES, 1410-15.
    • CHAPTER VIII.
      • PRINCE HENRY AND THE CAPTURE OF CEUTA.
      • 1415.
    • CHAPTER IX.
      • HENRY'S SETTLEMENT AT SAGRES AND FIRST DISCOVERIES.
      • 1418-28.
    • CHAPTER X.
      • CAPE BOJADOR AND THE AZORES.
      • 1428-1441.
    • CHAPTER XI.
      • HENRY'S POLITICAL LIFE. 1433-1441.
    • CHAPTER XII.
      • FROM BOJADOR TO CAPE VERDE.
      • 1441-5.
    • CHAPTER XIII.
      • THE ARMADA OF 1445.
    • CHAPTER XIV.
      • VOYAGES OF 1446-8.
    • CHAPTER XV.
      • THE AZORES.
      • 1431-1460.
    • CHAPTER XVI.
      • THE TROUBLES OF THE REGENCY AND THE FALL OF DON PEDRO.
      • 1440-9.
    • CHAPTER XVII.
      • CADAMOSTO.
      • 1455-6.
    • CHAPTER XVIII.
      • VOYAGES OF DIEGO GOMEZ.
      • 1458-60.
    • CHAPTER XIX.
      • HENRY'S LAST YEARS AND DEATH.
      • 1458-60.
    • CHAPTER XX.
      • THE RESULTS OF PRINCE HENRY'S WORK.
      • FOOTNOTES:
    • INDEX.
      • The Story of the Nations.
    • Heroes of the Nations.
      • EDITED BY
      • EVELYN ABBOTT, M.A., Fellow of Balliol College, Oxford.
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