Artist and avid sailor Peter Copeland re-creates significant moments and events in the dramatic story of the first voyage and the discovery of America in 41 superb drawings. Fully captioned ready-to-be-colored illustrations include an enthusiastic Columbus explaining his proposal voyage of discovery to Ferdinand and Isabella; the embarkation of the Niña
, and Santa Maria
; life aboard ship; storms at sea; the fleet's arrival in the New World; life and customs of Native Americans; and much more.
|Availability||Usually ships in 24 to 48 hours|
|Author/Editor||Peter F. Copeland|
|Grade level||3 - 8 (ages 8 - 14)|
|Dimensions||8 1/4 x 11|