Meet Christopher Columbus

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Random House, 1989 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 72 pages
Schoolchildren will be fascinated by this clear account of Columbus's
voyages and his encounters with storms, Indians, and political intrigue. A map
of the world in Columbus's time and a detailed drawing of the "Santa
Maria" add depth to this exciting, real-life adventure tale.

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This book was about Christopher Columbus and his journey to find India. He set out on a journey to find a shorter route to India when he discovered a land that had not been explored very much. He ... Read full review

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Contents

Meet Christopher Columbus
7
The Young Sailor
8
Attacked at Sea
11
Copyright

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About the author (1989)

James Tertius deKay is also the author of "Monitor: " "The Story of the Legendary Civil War Ironclad and the Man Whose Invention Changed the Course of History" and "Chronicles of the Frigate Macedonian." He lives in Stonington, Connecticut.

"From the Hardcover edition.

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