Story of Sir Walter Raleigh

Story of Sir Walter Raleigh

# 048883

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Item #: 048883
ISBN: 9781599152165
Grades: 3-12

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First published in 1906 as part of the acclaimed "Children's Heroes" series, this compelling biography tells the story of the famed explorer Sir Walter Raleigh. The book begins with his childhood on the coast of Devonshire, then proceeds to his exploits in Ireland and his entry into the court of Queen Elizabeth. His adventures and discoveries as he pursues the ships of the Spanish Armada and travels to the New World are recounted in detail. Also included are the famous story of the velvet cloak and the role he played in introducing crops such as potatoes and tobacco to the Old World. Period black and white illustrations are included. By Margaret Duncan Kelly. 92 pgs, pb. ~ Lisa

Category Description for Yesterday's Classics World History:

With a large selection of republished classic literature from the late 19th century, Yesterday’s Classics makes these high-quality literary texts available to students today. Designed to elevate language skills, these books are wonderful for independent reading as well as family reading time. With the wide variety of genres covered, students can find literature that engages their imagination and observation skills while they are learning about knights, early colonialism, the Ancient Greeks, and fables. ~Rebecca

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Margaret Duncan Kelly
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Yesterday's Classics
0.365 (lbs.)
0.25" x 6.0" x 9.0"
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