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The European rediscovery of America

how European explorers like Christopher Columbus, John Cabot, Amerigo Vespucci, Pedro Álvarez Cabral, and the Corte-Real brothers sailed to the continents they would call the New World

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Published by Mason Crest in Philadelphia .
Written in English.

About the Edition

Discusses the fifteenth- and sixteenth-century explorers who landed in the Americas and returned to Europe believing that they had discovered a new world.

Table of Contents

The landing
Europe's quest for riches
The life and travels of Columbus
The rivals of Columbus
John Cabot's voyages for England
A new beginning, a tragic end.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 62) and index.

Series
Exploration and discovery, Exploration and discovery (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Genre
Juvenile literature.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
970/.01
Library of Congress
E121 .W47 2003

The Physical Object

Pagination
64 p. :
Number of pages
64

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL3554733M
Internet Archive
europeanrediscov0000witt
ISBN 10
1590840526
LC Control Number
2002009154
OCLC/WorldCat
50043207
Goodreads
2272892
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