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A latest entry in the popular series offers insight into the historical events that prompted Columbus' efforts to establish new trade routes to the Indies, his struggles to obtain financial support for his voyages and the important discoveries that caused him to become known as the "Great Admiral of the Seas." Simultaneous.
Learn all about Christopher Columbus' early life at sea, which led him to seek fortune by sailing west in hopes of creating new trade routes with the Indies. Kids will read about why he called himself the "Great Admirald of the Seas" and learn of all his struggles to find finacial support for his voyage.
Number of Pages: 106
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Series Title: Who Was...?
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
Age Range: 9-12 years
Author: Bonnie Bader
Street Date: June 27, 2013
Item Number (DPCI): 247-22-6633
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