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Who Was Ferdinand Magellan? [Paperback]

S. A. Kramer , Nancy Harrison , Elizabeth Wolf

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Aug. 2 2004 Who Was...?
When Portuguese sailor Ferdinand Magellan set sail from Spain in 1519, he believed he could get to the Spice Islands by sailing west through or around the New World. He was right, but what he didn't know was that the treacherous voyage would take him three years and cost him his life. Black-and-white line drawings illustrate Magellan's life and voyage, with sidebars and a time line that enhance readers' understanding of the period.


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4 of 5 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Great subject for a children book March 24 2007
By momoftwosofar - Published on Amazon.com
Format:Paperback
Great subject for a children book. I got this series of books for my daughter and she really enjoyes reading them. Great read and educational too.
6 of 9 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Who Was Ferdinand Magellan? Sept. 24 2004
By R. Fishman - Published on Amazon.com
Format:Paperback
As an adult I thought the story was very intriging and exciting. This was

a Magellan that was never protrayed in history books of yore. The drawings were absolutely beautiful, full of so much detail and interesting features. This book makes a marvelous present for children

learning about history. After reading this book, I can't believe that

Hollywood has never made a movie about Magellan!
5.0 out of 5 stars Good, easy read March 23 2014
By Noël A - Published on Amazon.com
Format:Kindle Edition|Verified Purchase
It was a good yet easy read, it did a good job explaining what Ferdinand Magellan did and what he's known for.
I liked the details
I didnt not like the book.
I recommend this book
4.0 out of 5 stars He is cool Feb. 26 2014
By Donna C. Belville - Published on Amazon.com
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This book has lots of facts and was good for my report. Ferdinand Magellan was awesome like so awesome! And he is cool!
5.0 out of 5 stars Great book! March 26 2013
By Kitti Taothong - Published on Amazon.com
Format:Kindle Edition
I have learn a lot of history of human traveling. It also answers some of my question. E.g why Brazil is the only nation in South America whose people speak Portuguese rather than Spanish.

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