Ferdinand Magellan is the lead character in this episode about the collision between the Old and New worlds and what Dan calls “Globalization 1.0”. It is also full of controversy!
Dan’s research and book list1. “The European Discovery of America : The southern voyages, A.D. 1492-1616″” by Samuel Eliot Morrison
2. “The European Discovery of America: The northern voyages, A.D. 500-1600” by Samuel Eliot Morrison
3. “Magellan’s Voyage : A Narrative Account of the First Circumnavigation” by Antonia Pigafetta
4. “Pathfinders: A Global History of Exploration” by Felipe Fernández-Armesto