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Sir Francis Drake : Circumnavigator of the Globe and Privateer for Queen Elizabeth (MP3-CD) (Joy Paige)

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The Library of Explorers and Exploration(tm) Primary sources make these fascinating books unique. The titles in this visually stunning new biography series will provide middle school readers with an understanding of each explorer's life and achievements. Primary source documents such as journal entries, maps, and letters supplement engaging and detailed prose to explain the voyages and the impact they had on society and history. Richly illustrated with full-color maps, paintings, and other relevant images, this series offers a full-bodied portrait of noteworthy explorers and the period in which they lived. This series supports the social studies curriculum for: European exploration of the Americas; People, places and environmentSir Francis Drake: Sir Francis Drake, a sea captain, navigator, privateer, politician, and slave-driver, led a life steeped in adventure and iconoclasm. While the English regarded him as a hero, the Spanish deemed him a pirate. This biography will inform readers of Drake’s legendary—and oftentimes dubious—exploits, including leading the first English circumnavigation of the world from 1577-1580. “Each book is refreshingly frank offering a ‘warts and all’ portrait. RECOMMENDED.” – Booklist
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Format: Mp3_cd
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
Age Range: Teen
Author: Joy Paige
Language: English
Street Date: October 11, 2016
TCIN: 51559989
UPC: 9781531880101
Item Number (DPCI): 248-25-7757

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