Ferdinand Magellan: First Explorer Around the World

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Enslow Publishers, 2003 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 48 pages
This series of elementary-level books looks at different explorers and their early years. How were these voyages planned? Land and regions that were reached and explored are discussed, as well as any results of these explorations. These books contain a timeline, words to know, a further reading list with Internet addresses, and an index. Each book will be in chapter format, and use simple sentences. Each book will have color and black and white illustrations.Who led an expedition around the world? Ferdinand Magellan did. These were exciting times for Magellan as he learned about explorers and new lands they were discovering. Magellan himself wanted to sail the seas and find a route to the Indies. Follow Magellan's route as he became the first to lead an expedition around the world.

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Contents

Adventures at Sea
5
Africa
15
Canary Islands
22
Copyright

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About the author (2003)

Molzahn is a retired teacher whose hobbies include writing, genealogy, gardening, square dancing, and cross-country skiing. She and her husband, Ken, live in the Midwest.

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