Garrard's A World Explorer

Garrard's A World Explorer
Published by Garrard Publishing Company
19 Total Books

Historically accurate yet vividly written, World Explorer Books are designed to make the past come alive for young readers. In the same way that explorers opened new worlds to their fellow men, these books open for children new worlds of exciting, adventurous reading.

Easy-to-read text combined with striking illustrations make these ideal enrichment reading for the classroom, library or home. The series will spark children to further interest in history and geography. Colorful maps for end sheets help the reader to follow each fascinating journey.

Educationally sound, World Explorer books are prepared under the direction of Dr. Leo Fay, Ph.D., Professor of Education at Indiana University. Dr. Fay, an experienced teacher and lecturer, is well known for his professional bulletins and text material in both elementary reading and social studies.

From the dust jacket of Roald Amundsen
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Books in this Series

Amerigo Vespucci
Christopher Columbus
Ferdinand Magellan
Francisco Coronado
Fridtjof Nansen
Henry Morton Stanley
Hernando Cortes
Hernando De Soto
James Cook
John Smith
Lewis and Clark
Marco Polo
Ponce de Leon
Roald Amundsen
Robert Falcon Scott
Sir Edmund Hillary
Sir Francis Drake
Sir Walter Raleigh
Vasco Nunez de Balboa