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              Books in the Explorers of New Lands series

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              Juan Ponce de Leon and His Lands of Discovery
               

              Juan Ponce de Leon and His Lands of Discovery (Hardback, illustrated edition)

              By Davenport, John C.

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              Believing that the Fountain of Youth could be found in the New World, Ponce de Leon explored the coast of a land that he would call Florida. He also had explored and settled the island of Puerto Rico, long before setting foot in Florida.

              ISBN 9780791086070
              Released NZ 30 Sep 2005
              Publisher Chelsea House
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Explorers of New Lands
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              Ferdinand Magellan and the Quest to Circle the Globe
               

              Ferdinand Magellan and the Quest to Circle the Globe (Hardback, illustrated edition)

              By Crompton, Samuel Willard

              • RRP: $152.99
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              Magellan set out in 1519 with five ships to find a passage through the Americas. Such a passage, if it existed, would allow Spanish ships to follow a westward route to the East Indies. After months of fruitless searching, Magellan eventually found a narrow, dangerous sea passage ...at the bottom of South America - now called the Strait of Magellan.
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              ISBN 9780791086087
              Released NZ 30 Sep 2005
              Publisher Chelsea House
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Explorers of New Lands
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              Hernando de Soto and His Expeditions Across the Americas
                

              Hernando de Soto and His Expeditions Across the Americas (Library Binding, Annotated edition)

              By Hubbard-Brown, Janet

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              In 1536, De Soto became rich when he helped lead the Spanish conquest of the Inca empire in South America. He continued his explorations through what is today the southern United States. Ages 8+ years.

              ISBN 9780791086100
              Released NZ 30 Sep 2005
              Publisher Chelsea House
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              Vasco Da Gama and the Sea Route to India
               

              Vasco Da Gama and the Sea Route to India (Hardback, illustrated edition)

              By Koestler-Grack, Rachel A.

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              A Portuguese navigator whose initial voyage to India opened up the sea route from Western Europe to the East by way of the Cape of Good Hope.

              ISBN 9780791086117
              Released NZ 30 Sep 2005
              Publisher Chelsea House
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              Francisco Coronado and the Seven Cities of Gold
               

              Francisco Coronado and the Seven Cities of Gold (Hardback)

              By Mountjoy, Shane

              • RRP: $152.99
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              Spanish legend claimed there were seven cities built of gold and filled with treasure in the New World. Today he is seen as a brave explorer and a careful observer of life in the Southwest. Ages 8+ years.

              ISBN 9780791086315
              Released NZ 30 Sep 2005
              Publisher Chelsea House
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              Sir Francis Drake and the Oceans of the World
               

              Sir Francis Drake and the Oceans of the World (Hardback, illustrated edition)

              By Crompton, Samuel Willard

              • RRP: $152.99
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              In 1577-1580, Drake led the second expedition to sail around the world. During his voyage he disproved the theory of the Northwest Passage and charted the North American Pacific coastline.

              ISBN 9780791086155
              Released NZ 30 Sep 2005
              Publisher Chelsea House
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              Marco Polo and the Realm of Kublai Khan
                

              Marco Polo and the Realm of Kublai Khan (Library Binding, illustrated edition)

              By McNeese, Tim

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              In 1271, the ruler of the enormous Mongol Empire invited Marco Polo into his service, thus began Polo's 25 years of travel to the far corners of the Mongol empire. Ages 8+ years.

              ISBN 9780791086124
              Released NZ 30 Sep 2005
              Publisher Chelsea House
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              Christopher Columbus and the Discovery of the Americas
                

              Christopher Columbus and the Discovery of the Americas (Library Binding, New title)

              By McNeese, Tim

              • RRP: $152.99
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              Columbus left Spain in 1492 thinking he could reach China by sailing west across the Atlantic Ocean. When he reached land after five weeks, he thought he had discovered a new route to the East Indies. It was not until much later that people realised he had instead found the New W...orld. Ages 12+
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              ISBN 9780791086131
              Released NZ 30 Sep 2005
              Publisher Chelsea House
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              Francisco Pizarro and the Conquest of the Inca
                

              Francisco Pizarro and the Conquest of the Inca (Library Binding, New title)

              By Mountjoy, Shane

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              In 1531, Pizarro led a small but well trained army along the Pacific Coast of the unexplored South America. With less than 200 men, he conquered the Inca empire, known as modern day Peru. Ages 8+years.

              ISBN 9780791086148
              Released NZ 30 Sep 2005
              Publisher Chelsea House
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