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Ferdinand Magellan

Isaac Asimov

Ferdinand Magellan

opening the door to world exploration

by Isaac Asimov

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Published by Gareth Stevens Children"s Books in Milwaukee .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Portugal
    • Subjects:
    • Magalhães, Fernão de, d. 1521 -- Travel -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Magellan, Ferdinand, d. 1521.,
    • Explorers -- Portugal -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Voyages around the world -- History -- 16th century -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Explorers.,
    • Voyages around the world.

    • About the Edition

      Presents the story of the Portuguese explorer who became the first European to cross the Pacific Ocean and whose expedition completed its voyage around the world after his death en route.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 47) and index.

      Statementby Isaac Asimov.
      GenreJuvenile literature., Biography
      SeriesIsaac Asimov"s pioneers of science and exploration
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsG420.M2 A85 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination48 p. :
      Number of Pages48
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1531663M
      ISBN 100836805607
      LC Control Number91009207
      OCLC/WorldCa23252524

      This manuscript volume, dating from around , details Ferdinand Magellan's voyage around the world in The work is attributed to Antonio Pigafetta, a Venetian scholar who was born in Vincenza, Italy, around and who accompanied Magellan on the voyage. Pigafetta kept a detailed journal, the original of which is lost. However, an account of the voyage, written by Pigafetta between. Ferdinand Magellan on 'Fakebook' Fakebook - create a fictional social profile at angelstouch16.com Create a spoof social media profile for a person, theme, place or .

      We gave this book as a present to our third grade teacher. Excellent books Great books! Have purchased a number of different titles and love them all! My 8-year-old history buff loves all of the "Who Was" Books. This is what he wrote about this one:Ferdinand Magellan sailed around the world. Uh kind of. Well let's say his crew sailed around the. Barbosa wrote the Book of Duarte Barbosa (Livro de Duarte Barbosa) c. , making it one of the earliest examples of Portuguese travel literature. In , Barbosa embarked on the first expedition to circumnavigate the world, led by his brother-in-law Ferdinand angelstouch16.com: c. , Lisbon, Kingdom of Portugal.

      Apr 19,  · The historical figure Ferdinand Magellan was a Portuguese explorer who remains famous for the first circumnavigation of the earth, proving that the earth is round. However, the voyage was dogged by misfortune, storms and mutinies, and Magellan himself did not actually complete the angelstouch16.com: Dhwty. FERDINAND MAGELLAN From the book, MAGELLAN: If your Majesty refuses my request, I should like permission to serve some other sovereign. I am not content to stand still always. KING: Do as you wish. We shall not try to prevent you. Discontented subjects are worse than none.


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Books Advanced Search New Releases Best Sellers & More Children's Books Textbooks Textbook Rentals Sell Us Your Books Best Books of the Month of results for Books: "Ferdinand Magellan" Skip to main search results. Apr 05,  · Ferdinand Magellan.

Chapter 1 The Boy Becomes a Man. Sometime around in Portugal, a boy named Ferdinand was born to the Magellan family. The Magellans were of noble blood, but they had little money or power.

They owned a farm far from the sea. This was where Ferdinand, the youngest of three children, grew up/5(27). "Who Was Ferdinand Magellan" by Sydelle Kramer is a book full of amazing facts about Ferdinand Magellan. Ferdinand Magellan is one of the most famous explorers ever.

Besides being an explorer he was also a soldier. When he Ferdinand Magellan book a soldier he was hit in the leg and caused him to have a permanent limp and have to walk with a cane/5. Ferdinand Magellan (məjel´ən), Port.

Fernão de Magalhães, Span. Fernando de Magallanes, c–, Portuguese navigator who sailed for Portugal and Spain. Born of a noble family, he was reared as a page in the royal household.

Ferdinand Magellan book served (–12) in Portuguese India under Francisco de Almeida and later under Alfonso de Albuquerque. Jan 01,  · What makes this book compelling is the fascinating character of Magellan himself, an idealist, a warrior, and a It provides quite a bit of backstory regarding the political intrigue that inspired the voyage, and the crew's sometimes conflicting perceptions of Magellan's true loyalties as a Portuguese sailing for Spain/5.

Ferdinand Magellan is best known for being an explorer for Portugal, and later Spain, who discovered the Strait of Magellan while leading the first expedition to successfully circumnavigate the globe. He died en route and Juan Sebastián del Cano completed it. Aug 27,  · Ferdinand Magellan was born in Portugal, either in the city of Porto or in Sabrosa, circa His parents were members of the Portuguese nobility and after their deaths, Magellan became a.

Magellan’s story is filled with war, storms, mutiny, and hostile native encounters. Biography Early Life Ferdinand Magellan was born in in Portugal; the exact city is unknown.

Many believe it was either Porto or Sabrosa. Ferdinand Magellan is the English version of his name. In Portuguese, his name is Fernão de Magalhães. Ferdinand Magellan. Biography (nonfiction), 1, words, Level W (Grade 4), Lexile L. One of the most daring and well-known sixteenth-century expeditions was led by the Portuguese sea captain Ferdinand Magellan.

By sailing west from Spain across the Atlantic Ocean, the expedition became the first to successfully sail around the world. Find a huge variety of new & used Magellan Ferdinand books online including bestsellers & rare titles at the best prices. Shop Magellan Ferdinand books at Alibris.

Ferdinand Magellan led the first expedition to sail all the way around the world. He also discovered a passage from the Atlantic Ocean to the Pacific Ocean that is today called the Straits of Magellan.

Growing Up Ferdinand Magellan was born in in northern Portugal. He grew up in a wealthy family and served as a page in the royal court. Aug 05,  · Ferdinand Magellan. Chapter 1 Sometime around in Portugal, a boy named Ferdinand was born to the Magellan family. The Magellans were of noble blood, but they had little money or power.

They owned a farm far from the sea. This was where Ferdinand, the /5. Immediately download the Ferdinand Magellan summary, chapter-by-chapter analysis, book notes, essays, quotes, character descriptions, lesson plans, and more - everything you need for studying or teaching Ferdinand Magellan.

(Brussels, ). [Rare Books Division] To register the appropriate incredulity and awe about Ferdinand Magellan’s expedition’s circumnavigation of the world, consider this: Christopher Columbus’s hallowed crossing of the Atlantic Ocean took thirty-six days; Magellan’s transit of the Pacific Ocean required ninety-eight days.

Jan 01,  · This biography introduces young readers to the life of brave Portuguese sea captain Ferdinand Magellan, who confirmed that the earth is round and introduced the Pacific Ocean to Europeans while.

Ferdinand Magellan's Voyage Round the World, CE Ferdinand de Magellan was born about of noble parents, and probably spent his boyhood as a page of the Queen of Portugal. As a young man he was in the East India service, then in Morocco. Mar 18,  · Information on Ferdinand Magellan can be found in history books at the local library, or in history related articles online.

One recommended book would be "Who Was Ferdinand Magellan. About Who Was Ferdinand Magellan. When Portuguese sailor Ferdinand Magellan set sail from Spain inhe believed he could get to the Spice Islands by sailing west through or around the New World.

He was right, but what he didn’t know was that the treacherous voyage. Fernão Magalhães (Ferdinand Magellan is an anglicized version of his name) was born in approximately in the small Portuguese town of Villa de Sabroza. As the son of the mayor, he led a privileged childhood, and at an early age, he went to the royal court in Lisbon to serve as page to the Queen.

Steps of Knowledge. Having already sailed three-quarters of the way around the world, the Spanish explorer, Ferdinand Magellan, was writing in his secret log, when the cabin boy knocked. "You're needed on the deck, captain," he said. Jul 25,  · Ferdinand Magellan (February 3, –April 27, ), a Portuguese explorer, set sail in September with a fleet of five Spanish ships in an attempt to find the Spice Islands by heading west.

Although Magellan died during the journey, he is credited with the first circumnavigation of the Earth.Ferdinand Magellan was born in Oporto, Portugal, in His parents were members of the Portuguese nobility, and the young Magellan found himself in the service of royalty at an early age.

He was only twelve when he began serving the queen of Portugal as a page, a position of employment for youths in royal courts.The book’s title is Ferdinand Magellan Armada de Maluco and the European Discovery of the Philippines.

It is available at any branches of the National Bookstore in the Philippines and at the Amazon.