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Meet Christopher Columbus

by James T. De Kay

  • 100 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • America,
  • Spain
    • Subjects:
    • Columbus, Christopher -- Juvenile literature,
    • Columbus, Christopher,
    • Explorers -- America -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
    • Explorers -- Spain -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
    • Explorers,
    • America -- Discovery and exploration -- Spanish -- Juvenile literature,
    • America -- Discovery and exploration -- Spanish

    • About the Edition

      An easy-to-read biography of the sailor who never fully recognized the importance of his discovery which changed history.

      Edition Notes

      Statementby James T. de Kay ; illustrated by John Edens.
      GenreJuvenile literature., Biography
      SeriesStep-up books
      ContributionsEdens, John, ill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE111 .D28 1989
      The Physical Object
      Pagination72 p. :
      Number of Pages72
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2042315M
      ISBN 100394919637, 0394819632
      LC Control Number88019068

      Schoolchildren will be fascinated by this clear account of Columbus's voyages and his encounters with storms, Indians, and political intrigue. A map of the world in Columbus's time and a detailed drawing of the Santa Maria add depth to this excit. Read "Meet Christopher Columbus" by James T. de Kay available from Rakuten Kobo. Schoolchildren will be fascinated by this clear account of Columbus's voyages and his encounters with storms, Indians, a Brand: Random House Children's Books.

      Meet Christopher Columbus by James T. De Kay and John Edens available in Trade Paperback on , also read synopsis and reviews. When Christopher Columbus was young, he worked for his father making cloth. But he did not want to. Christopher Columbus, Italian Cristoforo Colombo, Spanish Cristóbal Colón, (born between August 26 and October 31?, , Genoa [Italy]—died , Valladolid, Spain), master navigator and admiral whose four transatlantic voyages (–93, –96, –, and –04) opened the way for European exploration, exploitation, and colonization of the .

        Christopher Columbus may be the most famous sailor ever, but, as with all great men, much of his life is shrouded in myth. These books will clear up his story. Like many events and people in history, Columbus and his expeditions were neither all good nor all bad. Image of Christopher Columbus. Fun Facts. Christopher Columbus was Italian but he lived in Portugal for many years. He was a book publisher, a map maker and a sailor. Columbus tried to convince King John of Portugal to finance his trip.


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