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Meet Christopher Columbus

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3.4 out of 5
Based on 14 Ratings and 6 Reviews

Book Description
When Christopher Columbus was young, he worked for his father making cloth. But he did not want to be a cloth-maker all his life. He
wanted to see new lands and have adventures. He wanted to be a sailor! By the time he was 25, Christopher had sailed to France, Africa, and Greece. He had seen strange cities and had many adventures. But his greatest adventure would come when he set out for China ... More
Book Information
PublisherTurtleback Books
BindingSchool & Library Binding (10 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages80
Publication Date07/2001
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About JAMES T. DEKAY (Author) : JAMES T. DEKAY is a published author of children's books. Some of the published credits of JAMES T. DEKAY include A Rage for Glory: The Life of Commodore Stephen Decatur, USN, Meet Martin Luther King,... more
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About JOHN EDENS (Illustrator) : JOHN EDENS is a published author and an illustrator of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of JOHN EDENS include The Time Machine (A Stepping Stone Book(TM)), Meet Ch... more
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