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The Renaissance explorers : with history projects for kids / Alicia Z. Klepeis.

Klepeis, Alicia, 1971- (author.). Nomad Press. (Added Author).
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Renaissance for kids.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Eckhart PL - Main J 910.9 KLE (Text) 840191002940493 Children's Nonfiction - Lower Level In process -

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  • ISBN: 9781619306899
  • ISBN: 1619306891
  • ISBN: 1619306913
  • ISBN: 9781619306912
  • Physical Description: 106 pages : illustrations, maps (chiefly color) ; 26 cm.
  • Publisher: White River Junction, Vermont : Nomad Press, [2018]

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Exploration during the Renaissance -- Niccolڲo de' Conti -- Bartolomeu Dias -- Vasco da Gama -- Pڴero da Covilhڵa -- Ferdinand Magellan.
Summary, etc.:
"In The Renaissance Explorers with History Projects for Kids, readers ages 10 to 15 find out more about what it meant to be an explorer and follow the biographies of five famous Renaissance explorers, including Niccolڲo de Conti, Bartolomeu Dias, Vasco da Gama, Pڴero da Covilhڵa, and Ferdinand Magellan, from their childhoods until their exhilarating days of scouting new-to-them lands. In addition to diving deep into the biographies of five Renaissance explorers, readers discover the skills and tools essential for these brave men as they crossed vast oceans and interacted with very different civilizations during the course of their journeys. Kids also find out more about the science and navigational techniques that made the Renaissance one of the most important periods for the discovery of new lands, peoples, and animals."
Target Audience Note:
Ages: 10 to 15.
Subject: Discoveries in geography > Juvenile literature.
Explorers > Biography > Juvenile literature.
America > Discovery and exploration > Juvenile literature.
Renaissance > Juvenile literature.
Discoveries in geography > Juvenile literature.
Explorers > Juvenile literature.
Renaissance > Juvenile literature.
America > Discovery and exploration > Juvenile literature.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Historical.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / Renaissance.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / Experiments & Projects.
Genre: Nonfiction.
Instructional and educational works.

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