New Worlds

New Worlds

by Nick Hunter


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781410947888
Publisher: Capstone Press
Publication date: 07/01/2012
Series: Explorer Tales
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 9.10(w) x 7.30(h) x 0.10(d)
Lexile: IG810L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 10 Years

About the Author

Nick Hunter has written more than 30 books for young people. He has a degree in Modern History and specializes in writing about history and social studies. Nick enjoys all aspects of pop culture, particularly music from the 1950s to the present day. Before becoming an author, Nick worked in educational publishing for many years. He lives in Oxford, UK with his wife and two sons.

Table of Contents

Finding New Worlds 4

The Spice of Life 6

Sailing into Danger 8

Marco and the Mongols 10

New Discoveries 12

A Very Curious Man 14

The Long Way Around 16

What Columbus Found 18

Ferdinand's Full Circle 20

Pacific Problems 22

Welcome to Hawaii! 24

What's Left to Explore? 26

Timeline 28

Becoming an Explorer 29

Glossary 30

Find Out More 31

Index 32

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