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Why do we celebrate Columbus Day?

Author: Darnell Petersen
Publisher: New York : PowerKids Press, 2019.
Series: Celebrating U.S. holidays
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book describes who Christopher Columbus was, and why his accidental discovery of the Americas is what many mark as the beginning of the Age of Exploration. Colorful photographs and a picture glossary make this book accessible and fun.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Electronic books
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Petersen, Darnell, author.
Why do we celebrate Columbus Day?
(DLC) 2017050218
(OCoLC)1007498363
Named Person: Christopher Columbus; Christopher Columbus
Material Type: Document, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Darnell Petersen
ISBN: 9781508166405 1508166404
OCLC Number: 1048609213
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Christopher Columbus --
Setting sail --
Celebrating today.
Series Title: Celebrating U.S. holidays
Responsibility: Darnell Petersen.

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This book describes who Christopher Columbus was, and why his accidental discovery of the Americas is what many mark as the beginning of the Age of Exploration. Colorful photographs and a picture glossary make this book accessible and fun.

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