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Title:
Ferdinand Magellan
Author:
Kaufman, Mervyn D.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Mankato, Minn. : Capstone Press, [2004]

©2004
Physical Description:
32 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 23 cm.
Summary:
An introduction to the life of sixteenth-century Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan, who found a passage for ships to sail west from the Atlantic to the Pacific Ocean.
Language:
English
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR LG 3.7 0.5 75070.
ISBN:
9780736824873
Format :
Book

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Provides an introduction to the life of sixteenth-century Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan, who found a passage for ships to sail west from the Atlantic to the Pacific Ocean.


Table of Contents

Chapter 1 The Passagep. 4
Chapter 2 A Portuguese Beginningp. 6
Chapter 3 The Urge to Explorep. 8
Chapter 4 The Voyagep. 14
Chapter 5 Victoryp. 20
Chapter 6 Completing the Circlep. 24
Map: The Voyage around the World, 1519-1522p. 27
Fast Factsp. 28
Time Linep. 29
Glossaryp. 30
Internet Sitesp. 31
Read Morep. 31
Indexp. 32