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The Age of Exploration Literature<br />Survey of American Literature<br />Mohamad Noor Rizal<br />180410090090<br />
Main Works<br />Vindland Sagas<br />The Columbus Letters (Epistola de InsulisNuperInventis)<br />A Briefe and True Report ...
The Voyages of the Vikings<br />
Vindland Sagas<br />The Vinland Sagas are two Icelandic documents, The Saga of the Greenlanders (Grænlendinga Saga) and Th...
The Columbus Letter of 1493 <br />one addressed to Luis de Santangel, keeper of accounts of Aragon, dated February 15, 149...
Scanned Letters<br />
The Letter’s Diaspora<br />
A Briefe and True Report of the New-Found Land of Virginia <br />Written by Thomas Harriot in 1588<br />Tells about the ex...
Pocahontas<br />Written by Captain John Smith<br />Less accurate than the Harriot’s work<br />
Works Cited<br />Preservation Virginia. (n.d.). Pocahontas. Retrieved February 27, 2011, from Preservation Virginia: http:...
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  1. 1. The Age of Exploration Literature<br />Survey of American Literature<br />Mohamad Noor Rizal<br />180410090090<br />
  2. 2. Main Works<br />Vindland Sagas<br />The Columbus Letters (Epistola de InsulisNuperInventis)<br />A Briefe and True Report of the New-Found Land of Virginia <br />Pocahontas<br />
  3. 3. The Voyages of the Vikings<br />
  4. 4. Vindland Sagas<br />The Vinland Sagas are two Icelandic documents, The Saga of the Greenlanders (Grænlendinga Saga) and The Saga of Eric the Red, (Eiríks Saga Rauða)<br />The Vinland Sagas represent the most complete information we have about the Norse exploration of the Americas. <br />
  5. 5. The Columbus Letter of 1493 <br />one addressed to Luis de Santangel, keeper of accounts of Aragon, dated February 15, 1493<br />another almost identical letter sent to Gabriel Sanchez, treasurer of Aragon, dated March 14, 1493.<br />an individual letter addressed specifically to Ferdinand and Isabella, of which no copy has survived today.<br />
  6. 6. Scanned Letters<br />
  7. 7. The Letter’s Diaspora<br />
  8. 8. A Briefe and True Report of the New-Found Land of Virginia <br />Written by Thomas Harriot in 1588<br />Tells about the exploration of Roanoke<br />
  9. 9. Pocahontas<br />Written by Captain John Smith<br />Less accurate than the Harriot’s work<br />
  10. 10. Works Cited<br />Preservation Virginia. (n.d.). Pocahontas. Retrieved February 27, 2011, from Preservation Virginia: http://www.preservationvirginia.org/rediscovery/page.php?page_id=26<br />VanSpanckeren, K. An Outline of American Literature. United States Information Agency.<br />Wikipedia. (2011, February 15). Columbus's Letter on the First Voyage. Retrieved February 27, 2011, from Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Columbus's_Letter_on_the_First_Voyage<br />Wikipedia. (2010, October 20). Vinland Sagas. Retrieved February 27, 2011, from Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vinland_Sagas<br />
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