THE DISCOVERY OF THE AMERICAS

by Betsy & Giulio Maestro

Paperback, 1992

Status

Check shelf

Call number

J 917.04 Ma

Publication

Lothrop Lee & Shepard (1992)

Description

Discusses both hypothetical and historical voyages of discovery to America by the Phoenicians, Saint Brendan of Ireland, the Vikings, and such later European navigators as Columbus, Cabot, and Magellan.

Local notes

1602-191

User reviews

LibraryThing member wichitafriendsschool
With excellent illustrations and simple maps, this book begins with the First Peoples travel to "America" over the land bridge and ends with Columbus, Cabot, Vespucci, de Balboa, and Magellan. The book places Columbus in context with what happened before and happened after Columbus' voyages.

Language

Physical description

8.43 inches

ISBN

0688115128 / 9780688115128

Barcode

34747000079968
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