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Author Elliott, Lynne, 1968-

Title Exploration in the Renaissance / Lynne Elliott.

Imprint St. Catharines, Ont. ; : Crabtree, c2009.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PCMS Jumpstart Non-Fiction  940.2 ELLIOTT    ---  Available
Description 32 p. : col. ill., col. maps ; 29 cm
Series Renaissance world
Renaissance world.
Note Includes chronology.
Includes glossary.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 32) and index.
Contents The roots of exploration -- The age of exploration -- Organizing a voyage -- Life on board a ship -- Dangers of exploration -- Maps and navigation -- Early Portuguese explorations -- Spain and the New World -- The Northwest Passage -- Settlements and colonies -- Columbian exchange.
Summary It's high adventure in this thrilling addition to the Renaissance World series. Learn all about the Age of Exploration, where brave Europeans sailed around the world in search of sea routes to Asia and India-and found much more than anticipated.
Audience 5678 Childrens Plus, Inc.
NC 1200 Lexile.
R Fountas and Pinnell.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR MG RL 8.3 1.0 129237 PCMS.
Subject Exploration.
America -- Exploration.
Added Title Renaissance
ISBN 0778745937
9780778746133 (pbk.)

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