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Basque Explorers in the Pacific Ocean by William A. Douglass

William A. Douglass, one-time CoordinatorĀ of what is now the Center for Basque Studies at the University of Nevada, Reno and prolific author on Basque history, is out with a new book on the Basque explorers who navigated the Pacific Ocean, from Elkano (the Basque sailor who took over Magellan’s expedition when Magellan was killed in […]