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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
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Paperback, 80 pages
Published July 24th 2001 by Random House Books for Young Readers (first published 1968)
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Amanda Hopper
Really well done for young readers.
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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