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Around the world in a hundred years : from Henry the Navigator to Magellan / Jean Fritz ; illustrated by Anthony Bacon Venti.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Kenton County.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Covington Branch J 910.922 Frit (Text) 33126007197985 JNonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0399225277 :
  • Physical Description: 128 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Putnam's, c1994.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Before the explorers -- Prince Henry the Navigator - Bartholomew Diaz -- Christopher Columbus -- Vasco da Gama -- Pedro Alvares Cabral --John Cabot -- Amerigo Vespucci -- Juan Ponce de Leon -- Vasco Nu~nez de Balboa -- Ferdinand Magellan -- After Magellan.
Summary, etc.:
Examines the great wave of European exploration during the fifteenth century which resulted in more accurate maps.
Subject: Explorers.
Discoveries in geography.

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