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Christopher Columbus

Author: Struan Reid
Publisher: Chicago : Heinemann Library, ©2002.
Series: Groundbreakers.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Elementary and junior high school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents an account of Columbus's life and explorations and examines their impact on history and the world.
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Genre/Form: Literature
Biographies
Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Christopher Columbus; Christopher Columbus; Christopher Columbus
Material Type: Biography, Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Struan Reid
ISBN: 1588105938 9781588105936 1588109860 9781588109866
OCLC Number: 47650588
Description: 48 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 27 cm.
Contents: The shock of the new --
Columbus's early life --
A new life --
Royal support --
Preparations for the journey --
Life on board --
Sailing westward --
Exploration of the Indies --
The return journey --
A hero's welcome --
Columbus's second expedition --
A gloomy return --
Success turns to disaster --
The third expedition --
In disgrace --
Endless wanderings --
Mutiny and rescue --
The end of an extraordinary life --
Columbus's legacy --
Map of Columbus's expeditions --
Timeline.
Series Title: Groundbreakers.
Responsibility: Struan Reid.

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Presents an account of Columbus's life and explorations and examines their impact on history and the world.

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