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The Resource Who discovered America?, Valerie Wyatt ; with illustrations by Howie Woo

Who discovered America?, Valerie Wyatt ; with illustrations by Howie Woo

Label
Who discovered America?
Title
Who discovered America?
Statement of responsibility
Valerie Wyatt ; with illustrations by Howie Woo
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In addition to investigating all serious claims as to who was the first to step foot in the Americas, the author delves into the continent's most ancient mysteries to show budding historians that historical sleuthing takes years of hard work, puzzle solving, and comparing legends and artifacts
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
279454
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wyatt, Valerie
Dewey number
j970.01/1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
990
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Woo, Howie
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • America
  • America
  • America
  • Amérique
  • Amérique
  • Amérique
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Who discovered America?, Valerie Wyatt ; with illustrations by Howie Woo
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Who discovered America? -- Christopher Columbus sails the ocean blue -- The real thing -- Swimming dragons -- Knights and nobles -- Norse from the North -- To America in a leather boat -- Before the Europeans -- Clovis first? -- Getting here -- Monte Verde -- Seafarers -- Skull diggery -- Or maybe they where Europeans after all -- Were there others? -- Long ago and far out -- Who dunnit and when did it all happen?
Control code
ocn174138587
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
40 p.
Isbn
9781554531288
Isbn Type
(bound)
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)174138587
Label
Who discovered America?, Valerie Wyatt ; with illustrations by Howie Woo
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Who discovered America? -- Christopher Columbus sails the ocean blue -- The real thing -- Swimming dragons -- Knights and nobles -- Norse from the North -- To America in a leather boat -- Before the Europeans -- Clovis first? -- Getting here -- Monte Verde -- Seafarers -- Skull diggery -- Or maybe they where Europeans after all -- Were there others? -- Long ago and far out -- Who dunnit and when did it all happen?
Control code
ocn174138587
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
40 p.
Isbn
9781554531288
Isbn Type
(bound)
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)174138587

Library Locations

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