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Christopher Columbus and the discovery of the New World / Carole S. Gallagher.

By: Gallagher, Carole SMaterial type: TextTextSeries: Explorers of new worldsPublication details: Philadelphia : Chelsea House Publishers, c2000Description: 63 p. : ill. (some col.), map ; 25 cmISBN: 0791055094 (hc)Subject(s): Columbus, Christopher -- Juvenile literature | Explorers -- America -- Biography -- Juvenile literature | Explorers -- Spain -- Biography -- Juvenile literature | America -- Discovery and exploration -- Spanish -- Juvenile literature | Columbus, Christopher | Explorers | America -- Discovery and exploration -- SpanishDDC classification: 970.01/5 LOC classification: E111 | .C15 2000
Contents:
Moment of triumph -- The spirit of exploration -- The years of great anguish -- Thirty-three days at sea -- Admiral of the mosquitoes -- The search for redemption.
Summary: A biography of the Italian explorer who, in the fifteenth century, became the first European to discover the West Indies islands, located below the southernmost tip of the United States, in three historic voyages sponsored by Spain's monarchy.
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Biography J BIO COL (Browse shelf (Opens below)) Available 34258000176465
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Moment of triumph -- The spirit of exploration -- The years of great anguish -- Thirty-three days at sea -- Admiral of the mosquitoes -- The search for redemption.

A biography of the Italian explorer who, in the fifteenth century, became the first European to discover the West Indies islands, located below the southernmost tip of the United States, in three historic voyages sponsored by Spain's monarchy.

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