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Old worlds to new

the age of exploration and discovery

by Janet Podell

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Published by Wilson in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography -- Dictionaries.,
  • Explorers -- Biography -- Dictionaries.,
  • Scientists -- Biography -- Dictionaries.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementJanet Podell and Steven Anzovin.
    SeriesThey changed the world
    ContributionsAnzovin, Steven.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCT103 .O43 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 286 p. :
    Number of Pages286
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1716788M
    ISBN 100824208382
    LC Control Number92019264
    OCLC/WorldCa25914027


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