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Who was Christopher Columbus?
Title:
Who was Christopher Columbus?
ISBN:
9780448465883

9780448463339

9780606316842
Physical Description:
106 pages : illustrations, maps ; 20 cm.
Contents:
Who was Christopher Columbus? -- An explorer is born -- Mapping the world -- Waiting and more waiting -- On the ocean sea -- Land ho! -- Shipwreck! -- On the sea again -- A third try -- Last try -- Timelines.
Abstract:
Offers insight into the historical events that prompted Columbus' efforts to establish new trade routes to the Indies, his struggles to obtain financial support for his voyages, and the important discoveries that caused him to become known as the "Great Admiral of the Seas."
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Format:
Book
Production, Publication, Distribution, Manufacture, and Copyright Notice:
New York : Grosset & Dunlap ; An Imprint of Penguin Group (USA) Inc., [2013]