Columbus and the Journey to the New World, 1st Edition

  • Nadia Higgins
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  • ISBN-10: 1625131828
  • ISBN-13: 9781625131829
  • DDC: 970.015092
  • Grade Level Range: 4th Grade - 6th Grade
  • 48 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released August 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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Why was Columbus so determined to discover the New World? What did he promise Kind Ferdinand? Historians have called Columbus's landing in America the greatest event in world history and this book chronicles the many-faceted impact of his epic journey. The text and timelines throughout this title support students as they describe the chronology of events and determine what happened and why. Content offers practice in determining two or more central ideas in a text and analyzing their development over the course of the text.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
1: The Arrival of Columbus.
2: North America Before Columbus Arrives.
3: Mapping a Route to the Americas.
4: In Search of Gold and Power.
5: Beyond the Age of Discovery.
Websites to Visit.
Show what You Know.