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Where Do You Think You're Going, Christopher Columbus?

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Publisher Comments:

"In a simple, short biography of Columbus she has been extraordinarily successful in extracting the essence of the man." — The Horn Book. "Fritz's unconventional look at the great explorer who accidently discovered the New World reveals the navigator's obstinate as well as his visionary side." — School Library Journal

Synopsis:

Christopher Columbus thought he knew exactly where he was going. Little did he know that this biggest mistake would turn out to be one of history's greatest discoveries!

Synopsis:

Fritz makes history accessible once more in this wry biography of a legendary explorer. A "School Library Journal" Best Book of the Year. Illustrations.

About the Author

Considered the top biographer writing for young people, Jean Fritz grew up in China. She was awarded a National Humanities Medal in 2003 and received a Newbery Honor for Homesick: My Own Story. David Small was awarded the 2000 Caldecott Medal for So You Want to be President?. He lives in Mendon, Michigan.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780698115804
Author:
Tomes, Margot
Author:
Tomes, Margot
Publisher:
Paperstar Book
Location:
New York
Subject:
History
Subject:
Juvenile literature
Subject:
America
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Historical
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Biography / Autobiography
Subject:
Explorers
Subject:
Columbus, christopher, 1451-1506
Subject:
History - Exploration & Discovery
Subject:
Historical / Exploration & Discovery
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
Spanish
Subject:
Columbus, Christopher
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Biography
Subject:
Historical
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st PaperStar ed.
Edition Description:
Picture book
Series Volume:
94.1
Publication Date:
19970931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 2 up to 5
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
80
Dimensions:
9.22x6.96x.20 in. .47 lbs.
Age Level:
08-11

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"Synopsis" by , Christopher Columbus thought he knew exactly where he was going. Little did he know that this biggest mistake would turn out to be one of history's greatest discoveries!
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