Early Exploration Bibliography

"About Bristol" [http://www.about-bristol.co.uk/]. N.d. August 2000.

Barkham, Selma H. The Basque Coast of Newfoundland. Newfoundland: Great Northern Peninsula Development Corporation, 1989.

Biggar, H.P., ed. The Precursors of Jacques Cartier, 1497-1534: A Collection of Documents Relating to the Early History of the Dominion of Canada. Ottawa: Government Printing Bureau, 1911.

Boorstin, Daniel J. The Discoverers. New York 1983.

Burpee, L.J. 'John Cabot, who sought Cipangu, and found Canada'. Canadian Geographical Journal 5, 1933.

"The Cabot Dilemma: John Cabot's 1497 Voyage & the Limits of Historiography"
[http://etext.lib.virginia.edu/journals/EH/EH33/croxto33.html]. 1990. August, 2000.

Carus-Wilson, E.M. The Merchant Adventurers of Bristol in the Fifteenth Century. Bristol 1962

Clissold, Peter. The Dictionary of Nautical Words and Terms. Brown, Son and Ferguson: Glasgow, 1982.

“The Colonial Office 194 Series”
[http://www2.grenfell.mun.ca/nfld_history/CO194/index.htm]. June 2002.

Dawson, S.E. The Voyages of the Cabots: Latest Phases of the Controversy. Ottawa, Toronto, London 1897.

English, L.E.F. 'The Land First Seen'. Newfoundland Stories and Ballads. St. John's 1962.

Harrisse, Henry. The Discovery of North America. London 1892.

Harrisse, Henry. John Cabot, the Discoverer of North America and Sebastian his Son. London 1896.

Harris, Leslie. 'The Cabot Landfall: an Examination of the Evidence'. Lecture to Newfoundland Historical Society, 1967.

Humble, Richard. The Explorers. Alexandria, Va: Time-Life Books, 1978.

Jackson, Melvin H. The Labrador Landfall of John Cabot: the 1497 Voyage Reconsidered,. Canadian Historical Review XLIV: 2,1963.

Kemp, Peter ed. The Oxford Companion to Ships and the Sea. Oxford University Press: London, 1976.

Layng, Theodore E. 'Charting the course [of John Cabot] to Canada'. Congresso Internacional de Historia dos Descobrimentos II Actas, 1965.

Little, Bryan. John Cabot: the Reality. Bristol 1983.

Markham, Clements R. ed. The Journals of Christopher Columbus. Hakluyt Society, London 1893.

McGhee, R. and Tuck, J. 'Did the Medieval Irish Visit Newfoundland?'. Canadian Geographic, June-July 1977.

McGovern, Thomas. "The Vinland Adventure: A North Atlantic Perspective," in North American Archaeologist II, (1980/81), 285-308.

McGrath, Patrick. 'Bristol and America, 1480-1631'. In Andrews, K.R. et al.(eds.). The Westward Enterprise: English Activities in Ireland, the Atlantic, and America, 1480-1650. Liverpool 1978.

Morison, Samuel Eliot. The European Discovery of America: The Northern Voyages, 500-1600 AD. New York 1971.

Munn, W.A. 'John Cabot's landfall. Lecture to Newfoundland Historical Society. Newfoundland Quarterly 36:1, 1936.

Nunn, George E. The Mappemonde of Juan de la Cosa. Jenkintown 1943.

O'Dea, Fabian. 'Cabot's Landfall - Yet Again'. In Barbara Farrell and Aileen Desbarats (eds.). Explorations in the History of Canadian Mapping: A Collection of Essays. Ottawa 1988.

Pope, Peter. The Many Landfalls of John Cabot. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1997.

Prowse, D.W. A History of Newfoundland. London: Macmillian, 1895.

Quinn, D.B. North America from Earliest Discovery to First Settlements. New York 1977.

Quinn, David B. Sebastian Cabot and Bristol Exploration. Bristol: Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1993 (Rev. Ed.).

“A Reader's Guide to Newfoundland History to 1869”
[http://www2.grenfell.mun.ca/nfld_history/index.htm]. November 2000.

Roberts, Clayton, and David Roberts. A History of England: Prehistory to 1714. 2nd ed. Englewoods Cliffs, N.J.: Prentice-Hall, 1985. Chapter 9.

Ruddock, Alwyn. "John Day of Bristol and the English Voyages Across the Atlantic Before 1497." Geographical Journal 132.2 (1966): 225-233.

Scammell, Geoffrey. The World Encompassed: The First European Maritime Empires c. 800-1650. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1981.

Taylor, E.G.R. 'Where did the Cabots go? A Study in Historical Deduction'. Geographical Journal 129,1963.

Vigneras, Louis-Andre. 'New Light on the 1497 Cabot Voyage to America'. Hispanic-American Historical Review XXXVI: 4, 1956.

Vigneras, Louis-Andre. 'The Cape Breton Landfall: 1494 or 1497? Note on a Letter by John Day'. Canadian Historical Review XXXVIII: 3, 1957.

Walker, David. Bristol in the Early Middle Ages. Bristol: Branch of the Historical Association, 1971.

Williams, Alan F. John Guy of Bristol and Newfoundland: His Life, Times and Legacy. Edited by W. Gordon Handcock and Chesley W. Sanger. St. John's: Flanker Press, 2011.

Williams, Alan F. John Cabot and Newfoundland. St. John's: Newfoundland Historical Society, 1996.

Williamson, James A. The Cabot Voyages and Bristol Discovery under Henry VII. Published for the Hakluyt Society. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1962.

Wilson, Ian. The Columbus Myth: Did men of Bristol reach America before Columbus? Toronto: Simon & Shuster, 1991.


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