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A long and uncertain journey

Joan E. Goodman

A long and uncertain journey

the 27,000 mile voyage of Vasco da Gama

by Joan E. Goodman

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  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Mikaya Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gama, Vasco da, -- 1469-1524 -- Travel -- Juvenile literature,
  • Gama, Vasco da, -- 1469-1524 -- Juvenile literature,
  • Explorers -- Portugal -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
  • Discoveries in geography -- Portuguese -- Juvenile literature,
  • Explorers -- Juvenile literature,
  • Discoveries in geography -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Joan Elizabeth Goodman ; illustrated by Tom McNeely.
    GenreJuvenile literature, Biography
    SeriesGreat explorers book
    ContributionsMcNeely, Tom.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination47 p. :
    Number of Pages47
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23245734M
    ISBN 10096504937X
    LC Control Number00063795

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