What was the age of exploration? / by Catherine Daly ; illustrated by Jake Murray
Book | Penguin Workshop | 2021

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Description
107 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 20 cm
Series
What was... ?
What was--?
Note
"An official Who HQ book"--Cover.
Summary
An introduction to the Age of Exploration covers the nautical practices of fifteenth-century Europe, Henry the Navigator's fateful new sea routes, and the impact of European advancement on ancient civilizations.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages 106-107).
Contents
What was the age of exploration? -- Marco Polo and the Silk Road -- Portugal leads the way -- The slave trade begins -- A new player: Christopher Columbus -- Things get spicy for Portugal -- All the way around the globe -- A new kind of explorer -- The Inca -- The search for the Northwest Passage -- The Age of Exploration: a lasting impact -- Timelines.
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Age of exploration
ISBN
9780593093832 (library binding)
0593093836 (library binding)
9780593093825 (paperback)
0593093828 (paperback)
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