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The Resource Voyages of exploration

Voyages of exploration

Label
Voyages of exploration
Title
Voyages of exploration
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"An introduction to the early centuries of exploration, including information about explorers, what they discovered, and the significance of those discoveries. Features include fact boxes, maps, photographs, drawings, a timeline, a glossary, and a list of recommended books and websites"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
910.9
Index
index present
LC call number
G175
LC item number
.V69 2011
Literary form
non fiction
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World Book, Inc
Series statement
A look at--
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  • Discoveries in geography
  • Explorers
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Voyages of exploration
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Introducing voyages of exploration -- The Vikings -- Marco Polo -- Desire for rich goods from the East -- The Known World -- The Portuguese reach India -- The world is round -- Columbus' first voyage -- Columbus' later voyages -- Amerigo Vespucci -- Magellan and Del Cano sail around the world -- The Spaniards conquer Mexico -- The Spaniards conquer Peru -- Spaniards explore and colonize -- The Portuguese conquer Brazil -- The slave trade -- The search for a northwest passage -- Exploration changes life in the Americas -- Exploration changes life in Europe -- The English explore the Atlantic seacoast -- The French explore North America -- The Dutch explore America and Asia -- The North American colonies -- Exploring the Pacific -- Exploring Australia and New Zealand -- Exploring Alaska and the Pacific Northwest -- The British empire dominates trade -- The age of imperialism
Control code
ocn705568021
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
64 p.
Isbn
9780716617938
Lccn
2011005431
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)705568021
Label
Voyages of exploration
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Introducing voyages of exploration -- The Vikings -- Marco Polo -- Desire for rich goods from the East -- The Known World -- The Portuguese reach India -- The world is round -- Columbus' first voyage -- Columbus' later voyages -- Amerigo Vespucci -- Magellan and Del Cano sail around the world -- The Spaniards conquer Mexico -- The Spaniards conquer Peru -- Spaniards explore and colonize -- The Portuguese conquer Brazil -- The slave trade -- The search for a northwest passage -- Exploration changes life in the Americas -- Exploration changes life in Europe -- The English explore the Atlantic seacoast -- The French explore North America -- The Dutch explore America and Asia -- The North American colonies -- Exploring the Pacific -- Exploring Australia and New Zealand -- Exploring Alaska and the Pacific Northwest -- The British empire dominates trade -- The age of imperialism
Control code
ocn705568021
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
64 p.
Isbn
9780716617938
Lccn
2011005431
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)705568021

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