The Resource Columbus, written and illustrated by Demi

Columbus, written and illustrated by Demi

Label
Columbus
Title
Columbus
Statement of responsibility
written and illustrated by Demi
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Born in 1451 in the seafaring nation of Genoa in northern Italy, Christopher Columbus grew up watching ships sail into the harbor loaded with riches from Egypt, Spain, England, and Belgium. Columbus was convinced that he could gain gold, silk, ivory, and much personal wealth for himself if he were to sail west from Europe to the East and trade with China and India. When Queen Isabella of Castile and King Ferdinand of Aragon finally provided him with three ships, a crew, and supplies for his journey, Columbus embarked on the first of four voyages to the East in 1492. Although he never reached Asia, he did land in Central and South America, establishing a firm foothold in America and opening up wider European exploration to the new continent and other foreign lands."--Amazon.com
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Demi
Dewey number
  • 970.01/5092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
E111
LC item number
.D44 2012
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Columbus, Christopher
  • Explorers
  • Explorers
  • Explorers
  • America
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Columbus, written and illustrated by Demi
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780761461678
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011036019
Other physical details
col. ill., maps (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn748941779
  • (OCoLC)748941779
  • 1849022
  • 1888273
Label
Columbus, written and illustrated by Demi
Publication
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780761461678
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011036019
Other physical details
col. ill., maps (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn748941779
  • (OCoLC)748941779
  • 1849022
  • 1888273

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