Meet Christopher Columbus
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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...more
Paperback, 80 pages
Published July 24th 2001 by Random House Books for Young Readers (first published 1968)
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Carolyne
what i learned from this book that i never knew before was that Christopher Columbus was a cloth maker and he was working for his father. Christopher Columbus didnt want to be a cloth maker. So he sailed to france, africa and greece. after all the sailing to different counrys he found a new land.
Johannes Kristian
I really liked it. I like the size of the letters and wordage. It tells the story of Christopher Columbus in a picture book style but gives a considerable amount more information than a picture book!
BW Thresher
I thougt it was a great book. I learned that Columbus had to wait 6 years to get an answer from Queen Isabella.
Emily
Read with my 7 year old who is fascinated with non-fiction books. It was interesting to learn more about Columbus.
M
Great for a young reader. Story form helps facts and dates become real and interesting.
Jaeger Matthias
i like it. its good for ANYONE who wants to know about columbus!!!
Nicole Hewitt
Read as part of our homeschool curriculum.
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