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The Manila galleon by Jason Schoonover

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Published by Rolling Thunder Pub. in Saskatoon, Sask., Canada .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Manila Galleon (Ship) -- Fiction.,
  • Pirates -- Fiction.,
  • Treasure-trove -- Fiction.,
  • Philippines -- Fiction.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementJason Schoonover.
GenreFiction.
The Physical Object
Pagination279 p. :
Number of Pages279
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23094444M
ISBN 101411675886
ISBN 109781411675889

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Paperback or Softback. Condition: New. Anson's Voyage Round the World in the Years With an Account of the Last Capture of a Manila Galleon. Book. Seller Inventory # BBS More information about this seller | Contact this seller manila galleon by F. Van Wyck Mason ‧ RELEASE DATE: Feb. 20, The incredible story of Admiral George Anson is really worthy of placement beside that of Capt. Bligh in the annals of British maritime history, and actually in that history it is far more important. This book focuses on the archaeological and historical research on the seaport heritage of galleon navigation in Asia-Pacific region. It reconstructs the Manila Galleons’ era of early maritime globalization, established and operated by Spanish navigators from the 16th to 19th centuries. THE MANILA GALLEON is dovetailing adventures:one set in , the other today. Protagonists in each--one a privateer from the frontier town of New York, the other an adventurer from modern Manhattan--try to claim the prize.

A total of Manila galleons set sail in the years of the Manila-Acapulco galleon trade ( to ). Until , three or more ships would set sail annually from each port. The Manila trade was becoming so lucrative that Seville merchants petitioned king Philip II of Spain to protect the monopoly of the Casa de Contratación based in. Abstract: This unique book, the product of twenty-seven years of research, relates the romantic history of the great Spanish galleons, the most glamorous in the history of the seas. For two hundred and fifty years--from to they regularly made the five-to-eight month voyage across the Pacific between Manila and Acapulco. This unique book, the product of twenty-seven years of research, relates the romantic history of the great Spanish galleons, the most glamorous in the history of the seas. For two hundred and fifty Reviews: 1. Get this from a library! Manila galleon.. [F van Wyck Mason] -- Commodore George Anson, "Father of the Modern Royal Navy," sets out on his epic voyage to capture for England a fabulous Spanish treasure ship - the Manila galleon, "Prize of all the Oceans.".