DK Readers L2: Great Explorers, 1st Edition

  • James Buckley, Jr.
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  • ISBN-10: 1465475036
  • ISBN-13: 9781465475039
  • DDC: 910.922
  • Grade Level Range: Kindergarten - 2nd Grade
  • 48 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released September 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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Discover the stories of explorers—the most ancient to the modern day—from the deepest depths of the ocean to the highest mountains in the world. In this book you'll find true stories about Marco Polo's Silk Road, Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay's conquest of Everest, and Buzz Aldrin and Neil Armstrong's trip to the moon, and much more. Learn all about the explorers who discovered the unknown and made the world the place we know today.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: What’s out There?.
2: Early Explorations.
3: Making Maps.
4: Age of Exploration.
5: Navigation Tools.
6: Exploring Continents.
7: Ready for Adventure.
8: Modern Exploration.
9: Where Next?.
Answers to the Quiz.
Guide for Parents.