Magallanes: El hombre y su gesta (Spanish Edition) eBook: Stefan Zweig: : Kindle-Shop. (In English at the end) Compré este libro tras haberlo leído (en epub), ya que soy un gran admirador de la obra de Stefan Zweig. Compré esta edición porque la. Full of insights as all Zweig books are well and thoroughly researched. En la historia de Magallanes, el autor Stefan Sweig, demuestra el magistral dominio de .

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Magallanes: El hombre y su gesta by Stefan Zweig

Magellan wanted to find a passage through the Americas stefsn reach the ocean on the other side, a way to reach the Spice Islands by sailing westwards. Still, this is a compelling account of the incredible hardships the sailors went through: And Zweig does a good job of making this great story exciting.

El hombre y su magallanfs by Stefan Zweig. He portrays him as a quiet introvert and as a very calculated man who rarely made any decision without considering the long term; he was also fairly harsh at least according to our standards todaybut yet very fair.

Magallanes: El hombre y su gesta

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To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. SZ se declara totalmente en contra de Elcano, por motivos que expone en el libro. Published March 18th by Debate first published Want to Read Currently Reading Read.


Return to Book Page. Books by Stefan Zweig. But to continue from there in western direction to sail back to Spain? La redondez del mundo, no tanto sus dimensiones, eran de sobra conocidas.

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Classy, informative, dramatic, moving, epic and written with style and panache. Needless to say, the journey wasn’t smooth and clear skies all along otherwise there would hardly be a reason to write a full book about this expedition. My only regret is that it’s too short and the book needs a map. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Un grand Sweig bien plus coulant que La confusion des sentiments.

He and his second wife committed suicide in Zweig’s interest in psychology and the teachings of Sigmund Freud led to his most characteristic work, the subtle portrayal of character. To ask other readers questions about Magallanesplease sign up. Interessante e appassionante come un libro di avventure. This shows in his biography of Magellan. He achieved popularity with Sternstunden der Menschheit ; The Tide of Fortunefive historical portraits in miniature.

Zweig and his stirring prose style seem well suited for the task of writing about this dramatic expedition. So much the better, now he was free. Comunque sia, ne ho ricavato ampia soddisfazione su tutti i fronti: SZ toma partido pero se justifica.

The fruit of a lot of research and attempting to separate truth from fiction, it is an enjoyable read as Zweig’s biographies always are. Zweig studied in Austria, France, Stefan Zweig was one of the world’s most famous writers during the s and s, especially in the U. If youve ever had any interest in the age of discovery, Portuguese or Spanish history or just history in general, this is waiting to be brought down and savoured.


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This short biography from Stefan Zweig is a wonderful recount of Magellan and his sefan first circumnavigation of the planet. To view it, click here.

Fernando de Magallanes : El Hombre Y Su Gesta

Just consider this, for example: No trivia or quizzes yet. Oh, yeah, he also lost his life. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Most recently, his works provided the inspiration for film magallnaes Grand Budapest Hotel’. The first half of the book – in which Zweig describes Magellan’s earlier travels to the East and to Morocco, his choice to turn his back on Portugal, to go and serve the Spanish Crown – takes a bit of persistence to get through but is necessary to understand the historical context, I think.

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