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The Resource Ferdinand Magellan : first to sail around the world, Milton Meltzer

Ferdinand Magellan : first to sail around the world, Milton Meltzer

Label
Ferdinand Magellan : first to sail around the world
Title
Ferdinand Magellan
Title remainder
first to sail around the world
Statement of responsibility
Milton Meltzer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
What must it have been like to be the first to circumnavigate the globe or traverse America from shore to shore? What political, social and financial factors of the day encouraged exploration? What personal dreams and desires drove these fearless men to search the vast unknown waters and lands, to tempt danger time and time again, all in the name of discovery? In Great Explorations, acclaimed authors including recent Laura Ingalls Wilder Award winner Milton Meltzer guide us through the adventures of the indomitable explorers who knew first-hand the joys and sorrows of pioneering
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
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1915-2009
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Meltzer, Milton
Dewey number
  • 910/.92
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
G286.M2
LC item number
M46 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Great explorations
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Magalhães, Fernão de
  • Magalhães, Fernão de
  • Explorers
  • Voyages around the world
  • Explorers
  • Voyages around the world
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Ferdinand Magellan : first to sail around the world, Milton Meltzer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 77-78) and index
Contents
Mastering the skills -- Getting his chance -- Trade and trouble -- Voyage into the unknown -- Mutiny, starvation, disease -- Acrpss the Pacific -- Death in the Islands -- A handful return -- An immense triumph -- Magellan and his times
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
80 p.
Isbn
9780761412380
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
00064374
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm45052733
  • (OCoLC)45052733
  • 607561
Label
Ferdinand Magellan : first to sail around the world, Milton Meltzer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 77-78) and index
Contents
Mastering the skills -- Getting his chance -- Trade and trouble -- Voyage into the unknown -- Mutiny, starvation, disease -- Acrpss the Pacific -- Death in the Islands -- A handful return -- An immense triumph -- Magellan and his times
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
80 p.
Isbn
9780761412380
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
00064374
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm45052733
  • (OCoLC)45052733
  • 607561

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