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Sir Walter Raleigh : founding the Virginia colony

Author: Nancy Ward
Publisher: New York : Crabtree Pub. Co., ©2006.
Series: In the footsteps of explorers.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines the early life and explorations of Sir Walter Raleigh and Raleigh's legacy. When England's Queen Elizabeth I asked Sir Walter Raleigh to search for new lands to claim and colonize, her loyal subject pledged to found a colony in tribute to his Queen. This exciting recreation of the founding, loss, and reclamation of the Virginia colony in the late 1500s also describes Raleigh's unsuccessful search for the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Ouvrages pour la jeunesse
Biography Juvenile literature
Biographies Ouvrages pour la jeunesse
Named Person: Walter Raleigh, Sir; Walter Raleigh, Sir; Walter Raleigh, Sir; Walter Raleigh, Sir
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Nancy Ward
ISBN: 0778724247 9780778724247 0778724603 9780778724605
OCLC Number: 62679802
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 32 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 29 cm.
Contents: Renaissance man --
Age of eExploration --
Elizabethan England --
Raleigh's early life --
Virginia colony --
Native Americans --
Lost colony --
El Dorado --
Life at sea --
Tide turns --
After Raleigh --
Raleigh's legacy --
Glossary and index.
Series Title: In the footsteps of explorers.
Other Titles: Founding the Virginia colony
Responsibility: Nancy Ward.
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Examines the early life and explorations of Sir Walter Raleigh and Raleigh's legacy. When England's Queen Elizabeth I asked Sir Walter Raleigh to search for new lands to claim and colonize, her loyal subject pledged to found a colony in tribute to his Queen. This exciting recreation of the founding, loss, and reclamation of the Virginia colony in the late 1500s also describes Raleigh's unsuccessful search for the fabled wealthy kingdom of El Dorado, the deterioration of his relationship with the Queen, and his eventual execution.

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