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Author Medina, Nico, 1982- author.

Title Who was Leif Erikson? / by Nico Medina ; illustrated by Dede Putra.

Publication Info. [New York] : Penguin Workshop, an imprint of Penguin Random House, [2018]

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Casa Verdugo Library Children's Non-fiction    j 92 Leiv Eiriksson MED    Available
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 92 Leiv Eiriksson MED    DUE 11-13-20
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 92 Leiv Eiriksson MED    DUE 10-16-20
 GDL Montrose Library Children's Non-fiction    j 92 Leiv Eiriksson MED    Available
 GDL Pacific Park Library Children's Non-fiction    j 92 Leiv Eiriksson MED    Available
 PAS Hastings Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 92 LEIV EIRIKSSON MED    On Holdshelf
1 copy being processed for GDL Pacific Park Library Children's Non-fiction.
4 copies being processed for GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction.
Description 108 pages : illustrations, maps ; 20 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Who was ?
Who was--
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 108)
Contents Who was Leif Erikson? -- Erik's son -- Greenland -- Life of a Viking -- The Viking way of war -- The Viking Age -- The road to Valhalla -- Voyage to Vinland -- The Vikings and the Skraelings -- Life After Leif -- Timelines -- Bibliography.
Summary "Hold on to your Viking helmets as you learn about the first known European to set foot on North America in this exciting addition to the Who Was? Series! Leif Erikson was born to be an explorer. His father, Erik the Red, had established the first European settlement in present-day Greenland, and although he didn't yet know it, Leif was destined to embark on an adventure of his own. The wise and striking Viking landed in the area known as Vinland almost five centuries before Christopher Columbus even set sail! "Leif the Lucky" and the other fierce, sea-fearing pirates were accomplished navigators who raided foreign lands for resources, hunted for their food, and passed down Old Norse myths from one generation to the next. This book gives readers a detailed account of what life was like during the time of the Vikings."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Leiv Eiriksson, -approximately 1020 -- Juvenile literature.
Leiv Eiriksson, -approximately 1020.
Explorers -- America -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Explorers -- Scandinavia -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
America -- Discovery and exploration -- Norse -- Juvenile literature.
Vikings -- Juvenile literature.
Explorers.
America -- Discovery and exploration -- Norse.
Vikings.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Added Author Putra, Dede (Illustrator).
ISBN 9780448488615 (paperback)
0448488612 (paperback)
9781524786731 (library binding)
152478673X (library binding)
9781544405469 (FollettBound)
1544405464 (FollettBound)

 
    
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