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Christopher Columbus: Across the Ocean Sea (Heroes of History)

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Christopher Columbus: Across the Ocean Sea (Heroes of History)

by Janet Benge

$9.99

Quick Overview

Best-selling authors Janet and Geoff Benge tell the intriguing life stories of Heroes of History with the engaging narrative style and consistent historical depth that have made their biographies favorites of families and teachers and children and adults alike. Readers of all ages love these fast-paced adventures that bring to life the deciding moments of history. Discover what shaped the fascinating people who in turn shaped our world!
 

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Buoyant and determined, and having at last won the support of the king and queen of Spain, Christopher Columbus sailed west from Europe with three ships, confident he would reach the Indies by this new route and find the gold-laden civilization of the great khan. After four risky expeditions in which he explored the Caribbean and landed in South America, Columbus died without acclaim, never knowing he had reached what would soon by known as the New World. While Columbus himself never realized the magnitude of his discoveries, his voyages across the Ocean Sea would soon be recognized as a major turning point in world history. (1451-1506) Heroes of History is a unique biography series that brings the shaping of history to life with the remarkable true stories of fascinating men and women who changed the course of history. The stories of Heroes of History are told in an engaging narrative format, where related history, geography, government, and science topics come to life and make a lasting impression. This is a premier biography line for the entire family. Size 0.51" H x 8.0" L x 5.36" W, 191 pages

Additional Information

ISBN 9781932096231
Author Janet Benge
Age Group 10+
Book Type paperback

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