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9 edition of Explorers of the Amazon found in the catalog.

Explorers of the Amazon

Anthony Smith.

by Anthony Smith

  • 90 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Amazon River Valley
    • Subjects:
    • Explorers -- Amazon River Valley -- History.,
    • Amazon River Valley -- Discovery and exploration.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF2546 .S68 1994
      The Physical Object
      Pagination344 p. :
      Number of Pages344
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1418284M
      ISBN 100226763374
      LC Control Number93028121

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        It was an amazing adventure, and this book is an amazing read. This critically acclaimed book has been translated into over 70 different languages and has sold 50 million copies around the world. If you are ever in Norway, Heyerdahl’s vessel, the Kon-Tiki, is still displayed in the Kon-Tiki museum there. Running the Amazon. Author: Joe Kane. This massive section includes games, historical accounts, articles, online activities, and printables related to explorers and the Age of Exploration. Login to Parents and Teachers: In light of the COVID crisis, and the many disruptions it has caused or will cause to our kids' education, I am offering subscriptions to (the upgraded site.

      The Explorers: The Door in the Alley is the first book in a series that is sure to hit young readers right in the funny bone. OUT NOW!! - from Delacorte Random House. Order your copy of the book here: Indiebound, Amazon USA, Amazon Canada, Barnes and Noble, Indigo. For a complete list of USA purchasing links visit here.   Dora and Boots become book explorers and enter the worlds of Peter Pan, the Wizard of Oz, and Little Red Riding Hood so they can find missing objects for the library's Story Wall.


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