Christopher Columbus: How He Did It

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Houghton Mifflin, 1992 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 136 pages
Everyone knows what Columbus did. And in honor of the 500th anniversary of his voyage, a talented writer-artist team explains in fascinating detail just how he was able to do it. This practical guide to Columbus's journey gives meticulous descriptions of the tools of navigation and the maps and globes that made the famous voyage possible.

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An incisive look at the tools, knowledge, and personal qualities that made Columbus's first voyage possible. The Yues (The Igloo, 1988) focus on available skills and technology and how they were used ... Read full review

Contents

The Great Enterprise
1
Evidence and Clues
19
The Distance Across the Atlantic
32
Copyright

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