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Lives of the explorers : discoveries, disasters (and what the neighbors thought)

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"You might know that Columbus discovered America, Lewis and Clark headed west with Sacajawea, and Sally Ride blasted into space. But what do you really know about these bold explorers? What were they like as kids? What pets or bad habits did they have? And what drove their passion to explore unknown parts of the world? With juicy tidbits about everything from favorite foods to first loves, Lives of the Explorers reveals these fascinating adventurers as both world-changers and real people. The entertaining style and solid research of the Lives of. series of biographies have made it a favorite with families and educators for twenty years. This new volume takes readers through the centuries and across the globe, profiling the men and women whose curiosity and courage have led them to discover our world"--

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Eagle Free Library - Bliss J J910.922 KRU (Text)
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Geneva Public Library j910.9 K (Text)
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Lima Public Library J BIO KRULL (Text)
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Livonia Public Library J 910.922 KRU (Text)
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1001 . ‡aKrull, Kathleen, ‡eauthor.
24510. ‡aLives of the explorers : ‡bdiscoveries, disasters (and what the neighbors thought) / ‡cwritten by Kathleen Krull ; illustrated by Kathryn Hewitt.
264 1. ‡aBoston : ‡bHoughton Mifflin Harcourt, ‡c©2014.
300 . ‡a96 pages : ‡bcolor illustrations, color maps ; ‡c27 cm.
336 . ‡atext ‡2rdacontent
337 . ‡aunmediated ‡2rdamedia
338 . ‡avolume ‡2rdacarrier
504 . ‡aIncludes bibliographical references.
5050 . ‡aLief Ericson -- Marco Polo -- Ibn Battuta -- Zheng He -- Christopher Columbus -- Ferdinand Magellan -- Henry Hudson -- James Cook -- Daniel Boone -- Meriwether Lewis, William Clark, and Sacajawea -- Richard Francis Burton -- Isabella Bird -- Mary Kingsley -- Matthew Henson -- Richard E. Byrd -- Auguste and Jacques Piccard -- Sally Ride.
520 . ‡a"You might know that Columbus discovered America, Lewis and Clark headed west with Sacajawea, and Sally Ride blasted into space. But what do you really know about these bold explorers? What were they like as kids? What pets or bad habits did they have? And what drove their passion to explore unknown parts of the world? With juicy tidbits about everything from favorite foods to first loves, Lives of the Explorers reveals these fascinating adventurers as both world-changers and real people. The entertaining style and solid research of the Lives of. series of biographies have made it a favorite with families and educators for twenty years. This new volume takes readers through the centuries and across the globe, profiling the men and women whose curiosity and courage have led them to discover our world"-- ‡cProvided by publisher.
650 0. ‡aExplorers ‡vBiography.
650 0. ‡aAdventure and adventurers ‡vBiography.
650 0. ‡aDiscoveries in geography.
650 1. ‡aExplorers.
650 1. ‡aAdventure and adventurers.
650 1. ‡aDiscoveries in geography.
650 7. ‡aJUVENILE NONFICTION / Adventure & Adventurers. ‡2bisacsh
650 7. ‡aJUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / General. ‡2bisacsh
650 7. ‡aJUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Historical. ‡2bisacsh
650 7. ‡aJUVENILE NONFICTION / History / General. ‡2bisacsh
650 7. ‡aJUVENILE NONFICTION / People & Places / General. ‡2bisacsh
650 7. ‡aJUVENILE NONFICTION / Transportation / Boats, Ships & Underwater Craft. ‡2bisacsh
655 7. ‡aBiography. ‡2fast ‡0(OCoLC)fst01423686
655 7. ‡aJuvenile works. ‡2fast ‡0(OCoLC)fst01411637
7001 . ‡aHewitt, Kathryn, ‡eillustrator.
901 . ‡asky258277180 ‡bSKY ‡c493233 ‡tbiblio ‡soclc

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