Who Was Christopher Columbus?

Who Was Christopher Columbus?


Illustrator: Nancy Harrison

Format
Hardcover
Price
$14.99
 
Additional Formats
  • Hardcover
  • ISBN 9780448465883
  • 112  Pages
  • Grosset & Dunlap
  • 9 – 12

Overview

Learn all about Christopher Columbus’ early life at sea, which led him to seek fortune by sailing west in hopes of creating new trade routes with the Indies. Kids will read about why he called himself the "Great Admirald of the Seas" and learn of his struggles to find financial support for his voyage.

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