Vasco Nez de Balboa

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Young readers chart a course for adventure in this colorful series. Travel with Daniel Boone through the Cumberland Gap, sail with Jacques Cousteau aboard the Calypso, map the Rocky Mountains with John C. Fremont, and much more as daring explorers discover what lay beyond the next mountain, river, or ocean.
- Colorful images bring these exciting men to life
- Detailed maps illustrate each explorer's journeys
- Discussion questions promote further reading
- Full-color Photographs
- Maps
- Discussion Questions
- Timeline
- Index
- Bolded Glossary Terms in Text
 

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this book doesn't have enough info on balboa, what were the hardships he faced? i'm doing a report here!!!! i need more details!!!!

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Contents

Balboa
4
Growing Up
6
Early Travels
8
The New World
10
Famer
12
South America
14
Darien
16
Governor Balboa
18
Expeditions
22
Pacific Ocean
24
Big News
26
Balboas Death
28
Glossary
30
Saying It
31
Index
32
Copyright

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