Pack your bags-we're going on an incredible trip! TRAVEL WITH THE GREAT EXPLORERS takes yon on some of the most remarkable journeys of exploration. Discover where the explorers went, why they went there, how they got there, and what went right and wrong along the way. The king of Portugal did not like Perdinand Magellan. So when the Portugal explorer set and for Asia, he want on behalf. He became the first European to cross the Pacific Ocean. He faced bitter winter weather, almost no food and water, weeks at sea with no wind for his sails, and mutiny. Although Magellan died on the trip, the survivors of his expedition sailed on to Spain-becoming the first men to sail around the entire globe. Book jacket.
Explore with Ferdinand Magellan
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