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Explorers and discoverers: Magellan.

Educational Research Council of America. Social Science Staff.

Explorers and discoverers: Magellan.

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Published by Allyn and Bacon in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Magalhães, Fernão de, d. 1521 -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Magellan, Ferdinand, d. 1521.

  • About the Edition

    An easy-to-read account of the first trip around the world begun by Magellan and completed by his men after he was killed in the Spice Islands.

    Edition Notes

    SeriesConcepts and inquiry: the ERC social science program, Concepts and understanding.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG286.M2 E33
    The Physical Object
    Pagination49 p.
    Number of Pages49
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4438610M
    LC Control Number79097108


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Explorers and discoverers: Magellan. by Educational Research Council of America. Social Science Staff. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Magellan (Explorers and Discoverers) Paperback – January 1, by Marie M. Richards (Editor), Agnes M. Michnay (Editor), Mary Catherine McCarthy (Editor), Raymond English (Editor), Gayle P.

Parr (Illustrator), Phyllis Trotta (Illustrator), Kenneth L. Shipley (Illustrator), Martha Oliver (Illustrator) & 5 Manufacturer: Allyn and Bacon, Inc. Get this from a library. Explorers and discoverers: Magellan. [Educational Research Council of America. Social Science Staff.] -- An easy-to-read account of the first trip around the world begun by Magellan and completed by his men after he was killed in the Spice Islands.

The discovery of the new world is one of the most exciting periods to study. Here is a book that has not only has Drake, Magellan, and Columbus but has the story of less famous mariners as well.

This is not a book that Explorers and discoverers: Magellan. book to be read all at by: 4. Explorers and discoverers: Magellan. book Age of Exploration: From Christopher Columbus to Ferdinand Magellan (Britannica Guide to Explorers and Adventurers) Library Binding – J Price: $ For a similar audience, The Grolier Student Library of Explorers and Exploration Explorers and discoverers: Magellan.

book provides a more thematic context, with each volume devoted to a specific region or aspect of discovery. UXL's Explorers and Discoverers () has information on or so individual explorers.

Because these works and the Marshall Cavendish set take 5/5(1). Ferdinand Magellan's ship was the first to circumnavigate the globe. While the accomplishment is recognized as a historic milestone, less known are the details of that voyage around the world.

Magellan spent years trying to win the favor of the king of Portugal, and failing that /5(). Ferdinand Magellan is best known for being an explorer for Portugal, and later Spain, who discovered the Strait of Magellan while leading the first expedition to successfully circumnavigate the globe.

He died en route and Juan Sebastián del Cano completed it. The circumnavigation confirmed the idea that the world was round rather than flat. LibriVox recording of Discoverers and Explorers, by Edward R.

Shaw. Read by Laura Caldwell. Tales of the brave and daring explorers that ventured into the unknown "Sea of Darkness" where it was thought monsters and angry gods lived.

They dared to sail near the equator which was thought to have such intense Explorers and discoverers: Magellan. book that it Explorers and discoverers: Magellan. book boil the ocean water. Ferdinand Magellan () was a Portuguese explorer and the first sailor to sail all around the world. He did not discover America because he sailed around the bottom of South America.

Magellan also named the Pacific Ocean. Sir Francis Drake () was a British explorer and navy captain. Occupation: Explorer Born: in Portugal Died: Ap in Cebu, Philippines Best known for: First to circumnavigate the globe Biography: Ferdinand Magellan led the first expedition to sail all the way around the world.

He also discovered a passage from the Atlantic Ocean to the Pacific Ocean that is today called the Straits of Magellan. There have been many famous explorers throughout time whose achievements and bravery are worth noting. Their purposeful accomplishments and occasional accidental discoveries have helped to shape the course of history.

Below is a list of some of the most Explorers and discoverers: Magellan. book explorers of all time. Famous Explorers Leif Ericson () Nationality: Norwegian Known For: Considered the.

In a book entitled The Travels of Marco Polo, the adventures and journey of the man is detailed. Marco explored the continent Explorers and discoverers: Magellan. book Asia where Explorers and discoverers: Magellan. book met Kublai Khan. Vasco da Gama (c/) Famous For: Role in the Age of Discovery Portuguese explorer Vasco de Gama was commander of one of the sailing ships that ventured into India from Europe.

Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan (), the first to circumnavigate the globe, sailed on behalf of the Spanish monarch from the Atlantic to the Pacific Ocean, and discovered the straights that now bear his name and the Philippines/5.

Christopher Columbus. Sir Francis Drake. Juan Ponce de Leon. Ferdinand Magellan. Francisco Pizarro. Hernando de Soto. Amerigo Vespucci. This is the latest accepted revision, reviewed on 2 December The following is a list of explorers.

Their common names, countries of origin (modern and former), centuries when they were active and main areas of exploration are listed below.

Leif Erikson was a famous Norse explorer who is credited for being the first European to set foot on. He was best known for his controversial book The Year China Discovered the World, in which he asserts that the fleets of Chinese Admiral Zheng He visited the Americas prior to European explorer Christopher Columbus inand that the same fleet circumnavigated the globe a century before the expedition of Ferdinand Magellan.

Menzies Genre: Pseudohistory. 7 Incredible Books On Exploration That Will Fuel Your Wanderlust. By Leigh Wright, December 4th Explorers have always held a special place on my bookshelf because of what they represent: independence, defiance, confidence, curiosity, political savvy, strategy, and imagination.

this book exonerates Magellan’s name in Europe after. Go here for a fun world explorers crossword puzzle or word search.

Back to Biography for Kids. Back to History for Kids. For more reading and reference, try these books: Eye Wonder: Explorers by Marie Greenwood.

10 Explorers that Changed the World by Clive Gifford. Explorers: From Columbus to Armstrong by Felicity Everett and Struan. One of the boldest and most determined of all the early explorers was Ferdinand Magellan, a young Portuguese nobleman. He felt sure that somewhere on that long coast which so many explorers had reached he would find a strait through which he would be able to pass, and which would lead into the Indian Ocean; and so Magellan formed the idea of.

The development of the theory of Portuguese discovery of Australia owes much to Melbourne lawyer Kenneth McIntyre's book, The Secret Discovery of Australia; Portuguese ventures years before re's book was reprinted in an abridged paperback edition in and again in and it was found on school history reading lists by the mids.

Book: Oceanography (Hill) 1: A Voyage of Discovery Expand/collapse global location Columbus’ discovery opened up a whole new world for his successors to explore. Ferdinand Magellan.

Ferdinand Magellan lived from to He left Spain in September with men and five vessels in search of a westward passage to the Spice Islands. One of the greatest explorers of the Age of Discovery, Ferdinand Magellan is best known for leading the first expedition to circumnavigate the globe.

However, he personally did not complete the route and perished in the South Pacific. A determined man, he overcame personal obstacles, mutinies, uncharted seas, biting hunger, and malnutrition during the course of his voyage. Explorers make journeys into the unknown and make records of their travels.

From the explorers of thousands of years ago who set out in small boats to modern-day astronauts, human beings have set to explore new territories. Explorers document their discoveries through telling stories, drawing pictures, making maps, and keeping diaries. Discover a world of information on explorers and conquistadors like Christopher Columbus, Francis Drake, Henry Hudson, Ferdinand Magellan, Hernan Cortes, and Amelia Earhart.

Ferdinand Magellan was born in Sabrosa, Portugal, in into a noble family. After serving as a court page for two years, his adventurous spirit led him to a career as an explorer.

InMagellan went to the Spice Islands (Indonesia) to participate in several military and exploratory expeditions. Inhe was promoted to the rank of. - On March 6,during his fateful trip around the world, Ferdinand Magellan landed on Guam It was the first contact Europeans made with the islands and an important stop during the expedition that had begun in Spain in The traditional story has it that Magellan landed at the pristine Umatac Bay, but this is a subject of much scholarly debate based on the route.

Matthew Henson, Explorer. Peary, Henson, and the North Pole. William Bradford Biography. Columbus Sails the Ocean Blue. Sacagawea Biography: A Nonfiction Reading Warm-Up. Thor Heyerdahl Biography. Geography Activities. Chart voyages, familiarize students with maps and ask questions with our breadth of geography activities.

Chart Columbus's Voyages. This massive section includes games, historical accounts, articles, online activities, and printables related to explorers and the Age of Exploration. Login to Parents and Teachers: In light of the COVID crisis, and the many disruptions it has caused or will cause to our kids' education, I am offering subscriptions to (the upgraded site.

Discovery | Great Explorers | From 3 to 9 years Magellan. During our adventure cycle, discover the incredible life of Fernand Magellan. Read the story 28 pages - 5 min. Share. 3 Books | Great Explorers | From 3 to 9 years In the same collection. Discover the great explorers who made history. Continuing on from the ‘Top Twenty British Explorers’, here are the ones that have made it into the Top Ten.

The investigation of the World by British explorers contributed significantly to the development of modern society as we know it today. Explorers were expected to discover new lands, break records and map the world for future travellers.

It was a dangerous but exhilarating. Marco Polo and his two uncles visited Cathay, later called China.

They lived at the court of the Emperor. When he went back to Italy, Polo wrote a book about his travels in the Far East. After the invention of Gutenburg's Printing Press in the year this book became one of the first to be published. Books Authored By Our Members. The following are books written by our members and available to be purchased on external websites.

Please contact Will Roseman ([email protected]), Executive Director, to have your book listed. HISTORY books in 23 countries may need to be rewritten in the light of new evidence that Chinese explorers had discovered most parts of the world by the midth century. Throughout the centuries, brave explorers have fearlessly traveled the globe and beyond to discover new lands, people, animal species, riches and glory.

Ferdinand Magellan of Portugal proved the world is round with his mission to sail around the world. Juan Ponce de León scoured Puerto Rico and Florida in his quest for the fountain of youth. In The Year China Discovered America, Gavin Menzies presents evidence that China not only discovered North and South America before Columbus was born, but also rounded the Cape of Good Hope, explored the North and South Poles, discovered Australia, and circumnavigated the world, visiting every continent except Europe/5.

The Strait of Magellan (Spanish: Estrecho de Magallanes), also called the Straits of Magellan, is a navigable sea route in southern Chile separating mainland South America to the north and Tierra del Fuego to the south. The strait is the most important natural passage between the Atlantic and Pacific oceans.

The route is considered difficult to navigate due to frequent narrows and Coordinates: 53°28′S 70°47′W / °S. Biography: Christopher Columbus is the explorer who is credited for discovering America.

Of course, there were already people living in America at the time who we call Native Americans. There even was a European, Leif Ericsson, who had been to the Americas before.