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Columbus and the world around him

Author: Milton Meltzer
Publisher: New York : Franklin Watts, 1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Describes the voyages of Columbus, the terrible impact of the Spaniards on the Indians, and the ultimate cultural influence of the Native Americans on their white conquerors.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Christopher Columbus; Christopher Columbus; Christopher Columbus
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Milton Meltzer
ISBN: 0531108996 9780531108994 0531151484 9780531151488
OCLC Number: 20391792
Description: 192 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Only Three Continents --
To Serve God and Grow Rich --
A New Age Begins --
Going to Sea --
The Street Corner of Europe --
The Great Enterprise of the Indies --
Three Ships and Ninety Men --
Land! Land! --
The People of the New World --
"I Could Overrun All These Islands ..." --
Admiral of the Ocean Sea --
The Second Voyage --
Gold Hunts and Manhunts --
Columbus in Chains --
The Last Voyage --
Changing the World.
Responsibility: by Milton Meltzer.

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Describes the voyages of Columbus, the terrible impact of the Spaniards on the Indians, and the ultimate cultural influence of the Native Americans on their white conquerors.

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