By Michael Cottman
A pile of lime-encrusted shackles came upon at the seafloor within the continues to be of a boat known as the Henrietta Marie, lands Michael Cottman, a Washington, D.C.-based journalist and avid scuba diver, in the midst of an awesome trip that stretches throughout 3 continents, from foundries and tombs in England, to slave ports at the seashores of West Africa, to present-day Caribbean plantations. this can be greater than simply the tale of 1 send – it is the untold tale of hundreds of thousands of individuals taken as captives to the hot international. informed from the author's point of view, this publication introduces younger readers to the wonders of diving, detective paintings, and discovery, whereas laying off mild at the background of slavery.
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On September eight, 1565, the Spanish and the local Timucua celebrated with a banquet of Thanksgiving. The Spanish probably provided cocido, a wealthy stew made with red meat, garbanzo beans, and onions. maybe the Timucua supplied wild turkey or venison, or perhaps alligator or tortoise, in addition to corn, beans, and squash.
Learn approximately our genuine first Thanksgiving. find out about Spain and Florida within the 1560s. And make your personal cocido from a recipe supplied during this vital and groundbreaking book.
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