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Ponce de Léon

Wyatt Blassingame

Ponce de Léon

a world explorer

by Wyatt Blassingame

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Published by Garrard Pub. Co. in Champaign, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ponce de Léon, Juan, 1460?-1521 -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Ponce de León, Juan, 1460?-1521.

  • About the Edition

    A biography of the Spanish explorer which concentrates on his travels in the Caribbean, his discovery of Florida, and his lifelong quest for a fountain of youth.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Wyatt Blassingame ; illustrated by Russ Hoover.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesWorld explorer books
    ContributionsHoover, Russell, illus.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE125.P7 B5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination96 p.
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5940049M
    LC Control Number65010399

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