Christopher Columbus

Christopher Columbus

Vivid account of the extraordinary life of the explorer, Christopher Columbus. Lively narrative text, colourful illustrations and photographs bring the subject alive. Includes essential facts and insightful details to help the reader understand the famous person and their times. Internet links to recommended websites to find out more about Columbus's life and discoveries. Part of Young Reading Series 3 for fully confident readers.

  • For ages: 12-17
  • Format: Hardback | 64 pages
  • Dimensions: 136 x 203 x 10mm | 200g
  • Publication date: 27 Aug 2004
  • Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd
  • Publication City/Country: London, United Kingdom
  • Language: English
  • Illustrations note: colour illustrations
  • ISBN10: 0746063288
  • ISBN13: 9780746063286
  • Bestsellers rank: 71,456

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