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Great explorers

Author: John Guy; Colin Hynson; Roger Morriss
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Ticktock, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : North American edView all editions and formats
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"Lose yourself in the travels and adventures of the great explorers and meet some of the fascinating figures who have made such an impact on world history. Find out about life on board, navigation, the discovery of new lands, and the legacy of the explorations. From Christopher Columbus's plans to sail across the Atlantic Ocean to Captain James Cook's exploration of the Pacific Ocean, this is the perfect  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Guy; Colin Hynson; Roger Morriss
ISBN: 1846962080 9781846962080
OCLC Number: 461325404
Notes: "Lose yourself in the travels and adventures of the great explorers and meet some of the fascinating figures who have made such an impact on world history. Find out about life on board, navigation, the discovery of new lands, and the legacy of the explorations. From Christopher Columbus's plans to sail across the Atlantic Ocean to Captain James Cook's exploration of the Pacific Ocean, this is the perfect introduction to the history of exploration."--Page 4 of cover.
Description: 128 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 28 cm
Contents: Columbus --
Magellan --
Drake --
Cook --
Other famous explorers --
Colonization, empire, & trade --
Did you know.
Responsibility: John Guy, Colin Hynson and Roger Morriss.

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"Lose yourself in the travels and adventures of the great explorers and meet some of the fascinating figures who have made such an impact on world history. Find out about life on board, navigation, the discovery of new lands, and the legacy of the explorations. From Christopher Columbus's plans to sail across the Atlantic Ocean to Captain James Cook's exploration of the Pacific Ocean, this is the perfect introduction to the history of exploration."--Page 4 of cover.

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