AudioFile - Find your next great audiobook
Get our Newsletter


by | Read by Martyn Read

Biography & Memoir • 2.3 hrs. • Unabridged • © 1998

We all know Christopher Columbus discovered America, but did you know he was actually searching for the West Indies? This and other lesser-known facts are tastefully read by Martyn Read in this abridged biography. Read narrates this seafaring tale with British pomp and circumstance. His crisp words sound as arrogant as the subject was purported to be. Columbus believed he was God’s gift to the field of navigation and didn’t let anyone forget it. This is a nice glimpse of the man behind the mast. A.G.H. © AudioFile 2000, Portland, Maine [Published: OCT/NOV 00]



Library Ed. • ISIS Audio Books • 2000

CS ISBN $24.95 • Two cassettes

Get our Newsletter
Connect with AudioFile

AudioFile Newsletter

Sign up to receive FREE email newsletters from AudioFile. Get audiobook recommendations and reviews straight to your inbox.


Thank you for signing up.



Thank you for contacting us!

Our group will review and follow up within 72 hours.
Thanks for your interest!

Back Home ×