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Ferdinand Magellan and the discovery of the world ocean

Rebecca Stefoff

Ferdinand Magellan and the discovery of the world ocean

by Rebecca Stefoff

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Published by Chelsea House Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Magalhães, Fernão de, -- d. 1521 -- Juvenile literature,
  • Explorers -- Juvenile literature,
  • Voyages around the world -- Juvenile literature

  • About the Edition

    A biography of the Portuguese sea captain who commanded the first expedition that sailed around the world, thus providing the first positive proof that the earth is round.

    Edition Notes

    StatementRebecca Stefoff ; introductory essay by Michael Collins.
    GenreJuvenile literature
    SeriesWorld explorers
    The Physical Object
    Pagination127 p. :
    Number of Pages127
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23260209M
    ISBN 100791012913
    OCLC/WorldCa20390920

    By sailing west from Spain across the Atlantic Ocean, the expedition became the first to successfully sail around the world. Ferdinand Magellan introduces students to this fearless leader and details the many hardships he and his crew endured throughout the voyage. The book can also be used teach students how to identify cause-and-effect. Magellan and the World's First Circumnavigation, Years Ago. Five centuries ago, Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan discovered a passage between the Atlantic and Pacific oceans – .

    Magellan's expidition of - became the first expidition to sail from the Atlantic Ocean to the Pacific Ocean, then named 'peaceful sea' by Magellan. Accomplishments. Magellan had led the first European voyage of discovery to circumnavigate the globe. He searched for fame and fortune. Ferdinand Magellan. First to circumnavigate the globe. A voyage that brought enslaved Africans across the Atlantic Ocean to North America and the West Indies. world history two/ The Age of Discovery. 30 terms. Zachary Modern World History Chapters 3 And 4. 47 terms. kbickett Mercantilism Test. 28 terms. ashtonanthony

      But not before he named an ocean and proved a point or two. In , Ferdinand Magellan [16] set sail from Spain with five ships, with the goal of finding a faster commerce route to the East Indies. No such convenient pathway existed, of course, but what Magellan did discover – after sailing hundreds of miles south down the east coast of. Magellan's voyage around the world; three contemporary accounts by Charles E Nowell (Book) Ferdinand Magellan and the discovery of the world ocean by Rebecca Stefoff (Book).


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Ferdinand Magellan and the discovery of the world ocean by Rebecca Stefoff Download PDF EPUB FB2

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. The circumnavigation confirmed the idea that the world was round rather than flat. Get this from a library. Ferdinand Magellan and the discovery of the world ocean. [Rebecca Stefoff] -- A biography of the Portuguese sea captain who commanded the first expedition that sailed around the world, thus providing the first positive proof that the earth is round.

Stefoff, Rebecca (), Ferdinand Magellan and the Discovery of the World Ocean, Chelsea House Publishers, ISBN ; Suárez, Thomas (). Early mapping of Southeast Asia. Tuttle Publishing. ISBN CS1 maint: ref=harvBorn: Fernão de Magalhães, c.Sabrosa, Portugal. Ferdinand Magellan set out on his great journey around the world from Seville, which until September marks the th anniversary of one of the greatest endeavors in human history.

Magellan’s expedition lasted three years, so, at the end of this year, we will mark one of his greatest naval victories on that road - the discovery and. While in the service of Spain, the Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan led the first European voyage of discovery to circumnavigate the globe.

Culture Magellan and the world's first circumnavigation, years ago. Five centuries ago, Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan discovered a passage between the Atlantic and Pacific oceans. This historical non-fiction book tells the story of Magellan's journey west to reach the Spice Islands, his discovery of the straight that bears his name, and the crew's return to Spain.

Cue sarcasm Major spoiler: Magellan dies. >End sarcasm/5(). The riveting story of Ferdinand Magellan’s histomile ocean voyage a first-rate historical page turner.”— New York Times Book Review.

Ferdinand Magellan's daring circumnavigation of the globe in the sixteenth century was a three-year odyssey filled with sex, violence, and amazing adventure.

Bergreen's book and quite Reviews: Ferdinand Magellan - Ferdinand Magellan - Discovery of the Strait of Magellan: The fleet, carrying about men, predominantly from Spain and Portugal but also from far-flung parts of Europe and North Africa, reached Tenerife in the Canary Islands on Septemand set sail on October 3 for Brazil.

Becalmed off the Guinea coast of Africa, it met storms before reaching the Equator; by. Introduction Ferdinand Magellan is known for circumnavigating – sailing around – the world.

From Spain he sailed around South America, discovering the Strait of Magellan, and across the Pacific. Though he was killed in the Philippines, his ship the Victoria continued westward to Spain, accomplishing the first circumnavigation of the globe.

But in some cases, his journey was filled with. Ferdinand Magellan: First to Sail Around the World. New York: Marshall Cavendish/Benchmark Books, Nowell, Charles E., ed. Magellan's Voyage Around the World: Three Contemporary Accounts. Evanston, IL: Northwestern University Press, Stefoff, Rebecca.

Ferdinand Magellan and the Discovery of the World Ocean. 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.

He served (–12) in Portuguese India under Francisco de Almeida and later under Alfonso de in service (–14) in Morocco, he was. 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 sailing for King Charles I of Spain.

Through engaging text, readers learn about Ferdinand Magellan's childhood, education, and early inspirations, such as Christopher Columbus's discovery.

(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.

New Delhi: On 20 Septemberwhen a fleet of five ships and crew ofunder the leadership of Ferdinand Magellan, set sail from Spain on a mission to find a western route to the Moluccas, no one knew that this voyage would change the world.

But today, we know this journey as the one that completed the first circumnavigation of the globe. Today, exactly years after Magellan and his. Jun 4, - Explore guillermo serrano's board "ferdinand magellan" on Pinterest.

See more ideas about Ferdinand magellan, Ferdinand, Circumnavigate the globe pins. Magellan’s travel was long and arduous, and only two ships survived it. He discovered the Strait of Magellan at the southern tip of South America and became the first European to cross the Pacific Ocean.

His remaining ships arrived at Homonhon island in Samar on Manamed it Isla San Lazaro, erected a cross, and claimed it for Spain. InPortuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan led a Spanish expedition with a fleet known as the Armada de Molucca to reach the Moluccas or Spice Islands.

Upon the death of Magellan in the Philippines inSpanish navigator Juan Sebastián Elcano led the expedition to the Spice Islands and ultimately the return trip to Spain, resulting in the first circumnavigation of the world in   Ferdinand Magellan was the leader of the first expedition to circumnavigate the real world.

He was the first European to sail across the Pacific Ocean and discovered a route by which ships could sail a complete circle around the world. The Straits of Magellan, located at the Southern tip of South America are named for him.

On the dust jacket of Laurence Bergreen's superb new book, ''Over the Edge of the World,'' Ferdinand Magellan's epic sea voyage is described as.

The First Voyage Around the World: The Story of Ferdinand Magellan's Three-Year Journey Through South America and the Pacific Ocean (Exploration & Discovery) Library Binding – June 1, by David White (Author) › Visit Amazon's David White Page.

Find all the books, read about the author, and more. Author: David White. world History. Which option accurately describes the role of trade during the Age of Discovery? 4. Explorers such as Ferdinand Magellan sought to trade for coffee and tea from the Inca Empire.

1. Explorers such as Amerigo Vespucci sought to. History. Which describe major achievements of Ferdinand Magellan’s exploration efforts?Buy a cheap copy of Ferdinand Magellan and the Discovery of book by Rebecca Stefoff. A biography of the Portuguese sea captain who commanded the first expedition that sailed around the world, thus providing the first positive proof that the earth is Free shipping over $