Henry Hudson and the Voyage That Redrew the Map of the New World
ISBN10: 1608190986 ISBN13: 9781608190980 Publisher: Bloomsbury Pub Plc USA Published: Aug 31 2010 Pages: 329 Weight: 0.65lbs. Height: 8.25" Width: 5.50" Depth: 0.75" Language: English
A tribute to Henry Hudson's discovery of the river that bears his name recounts how the historical explorer defied commission orders to find an eastern passage to China by redirecting his voyage along the coastline from Spanish Florida to the Grand Banks, an effort that laid a foundation for New York's establishment as a global capital. Reprint.