Christopher Columbus: Across the Ocean Sea

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YWAM Publishing, 2005 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 191 pages
Christopher Columbus: Across the Ocean describes the life and times of Master Navigator Christopher Columbus as he daringly set sail west from Europe, confident he would reach the Indies. Columbus never realized that his voyages across the Atlantic Ocean would be recognized as a major turning point in world history. This book is part of the Heroes of History series of biographies that are told in an engaging narrative format.
 

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Contents

Marooned
11
A Boy from Genoa
15
A Passion for Sailing
25
Rejected and Dejected
39
Enterprise of the Indies
53
Across the Ocean Sea
63
San Salvador
75
Still More Islands
87
Spain at Last
105
Back to the Indies
121
Trouble on Hispaniola
135
Humiliation
147
Setbacks and Frustration
161
Home Again
179
Bibliography
191
Copyright

Wrecked
95

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