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The Resource Sir Walter Raleigh : founding the Virginia colony, Nancy Ward

Sir Walter Raleigh : founding the Virginia colony, Nancy Ward

Label
Sir Walter Raleigh : founding the Virginia colony
Title
Sir Walter Raleigh
Title remainder
founding the Virginia colony
Statement of responsibility
Nancy Ward
Title variation
Founding the Virginia colony
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the early life and explorations of Sir Walter Raleigh and Raleigh's legacy. When England's Queen Elizabeth I asked Sir Walter Raleigh to search for new lands to claim and colonize, her loyal subject pledged to found a colony in tribute to his Queen. This exciting recreation of the founding, loss, and reclamation of the Virginia colony in the late 1500s also describes Raleigh's unsuccessful search for the fabled wealthy kingdom of El Dorado, the deterioration of his relationship with the Queen, and his eventual execution
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ward, Nancy
Dewey number
  • 942.05/5092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DA86.22.R2
LC item number
W37 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
In the footsteps of explorers
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Raleigh, Walter
  • Raleigh, Walter
  • Explorers
  • Explorers
  • Courts and courtiers
  • Discoveries in geography
  • Explorers
  • Great Britain
  • America
  • Great Britain
  • America
  • Great Britain
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Sir Walter Raleigh : founding the Virginia colony, Nancy Ward
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip065/2005035752.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Renaissance man -- Age of Exploration -- Elizabethan England -- Raleigh's early life -- Virginia colony -- Native Americans -- Lost colony -- El Dorado -- Life at sea -- Tide turns -- After Raleigh -- Raleigh's legacy -- Glossary and index
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780778724247
Lccn
2005035752
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
1253445
System control number
  • 3302528
  • (OCoLC)62679802
  • (OCoLC)ocm62679802
  • 1116763
  • 3302528
Label
Sir Walter Raleigh : founding the Virginia colony, Nancy Ward
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip065/2005035752.html
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Renaissance man -- Age of Exploration -- Elizabethan England -- Raleigh's early life -- Virginia colony -- Native Americans -- Lost colony -- El Dorado -- Life at sea -- Tide turns -- After Raleigh -- Raleigh's legacy -- Glossary and index
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780778724247
Lccn
2005035752
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
1253445
System control number
  • 3302528
  • (OCoLC)62679802
  • (OCoLC)ocm62679802
  • 1116763
  • 3302528

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