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Around the world in a hundred years : from Henry the Navigator to Magellan

Author: Jean Fritz; Anthony Bacon Venti
Publisher: New York : Putnam's, ©1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines the great wave of European exploration during the fifteenth century which resulted in more accurate maps.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Named Person: Pedro Alvares Cabral; Christopher Columbus; Vasco da Gama; Henry, Infante of Portugal; John Cabot; Bartolomeu Dias; Amerigo Vespucci; Juan Ponce de León; Vasco Núñez de Balboa; Fernão de Magalhães; Vasco Núñez de Balboa; John Cabot; Pedro Alvares Cabral; Christopher Columbus; Bartolomeu Dias; Vasco da Gama; Henry, Infante of Portugal; Fernão de Magalhães; Juan Ponce de León; Amerigo Vespucci
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jean Fritz; Anthony Bacon Venti
ISBN: 0399225277 9780399225277
OCLC Number: 26672323
Description: 128 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Before the explorers --
Prince Henry the Navigator --
Bartholomew Diaz --
Christopher Columbus --
Vasco da Gama --
Pedro Alvares Cabral --
John Cabot --
Amerigo Vespucci --
Juan Ponce de León --
Vasco Núñez de Balboa --
Ferdinand Magellan --
After Magellan.
Responsibility: Jean Fritz ; illustrated by Anthony Bacon Venti.
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Examines the great wave of European exploration during the fifteenth century which resulted in more accurate maps.

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