Who Was Christopher Columbus?

Who Was Christopher Columbus?

by Bonnie Bader, Nancy Harrison
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Who Was Christopher Columbus? by Bonnie Bader, Nancy Harrison

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 all his struggles to find finacial support for his voyage.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780698159501
Publisher: Penguin Young Readers Group
Publication date: 06/27/2013
Series: Penguin Who Was...Series
Sold by: Penguin Group
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 112
Sales rank: 569,644
Lexile: 640L (what's this?)
File size: 16 MB
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Age Range: 8 - 12 Years

About the Author

Bonnie Bader has written several biographies for young readers. She lives in Brooklyn, New York.


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Who Was Christopher Columbus? 3.8 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 6 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Gets boring but still like it!FYI the book has WAY to much info.I hope you like history cause it never ends.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Your mom's saying, "if you don't pass your history test, you're grounded." And she means it. Well, you may of been falling asleep in class- or making paper airplanes- or passing notes- but you get what Christopher Columbus did! So the first question on the test: 'what country did Christopher Columbus find?' Easy. Just answered. So what's the next question? 'What year did Christopher Columbus find this country?' Uh oh. You may of been catching up on your beauty sleep on that part of class... Hey, there's a solution! Simply memorize this rhyme- 'In 1492 Columbus sailed the ocean blue.' Everyone knows that! Well now you do too! Its easy to memorize and fun to say. Let's say you pass your test? No need to thank me... ~I'mabighelp
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Read this book!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
To much infomation
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This is a good book because it tells you true facts but who knew what happened 600 years ago?
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Weird