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People/Characters: Ferdinand Magellan

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Így élt Magellán by János Erdödy
Around the World In a Hundred Years by Jean Fritz
The Broken Sword by Joseph Robert Lewis
Conqueror of the Seas: The Story of Magellan by Stefan Zweig
European History by Michael J. Romano
Ferdinand Magellan by Sergio Bitossi
Ferdinand Magellan by Ronald Welchnot in English Common Knowledge
Ferdinand Magellan by Elaine Landau
Ferdinand Magellan by E. F. Benson
Ferdinand Magellan by Struan Reid
Ferdinand Magellan (Great Explorers) by Rachel A. Koestler-Grack
Ferdinand Magellan (what made them Great) by Scott Brewster
Ferdinand Magellan (World Almanac Library: Great Explorers) by Tony Bastable
Ferdinand Magellan and the Discovery of the World Ocean (World Explorers) by Rebecca Stefoff
Ferdinand Magellan and the First Voyage Around the World by Jim Gallagher
Ferdinand Magellan Sails Around the World (Black Sheep: Extraordinary Explorers) by Nel Yomtov
Ferdinand Magellan, circumnavigator by Charles McKew Parr
Ferdinand Magellan: A World Explorer by Lynn Groh
Ferdinand Magellan: And the Quest to Circle the Globe (Explorers of New Lands) by Samuel Willard Crompton
Ferdinand Magellan: Circumnavigating the World by Katharine Bailey
Ferdinand Magellan: First to Sail Around the World (Great Explorations, 1) by Milton Meltzer
Ferdinand Magellan: Master Mariner by Seymour Gates Pond
Ferdinand Magellan: Opening the Door to World Exploration (Isaac Asimov's Pioneers of Science and Exploration) by Isaac Asimov
Ferdinand Magellan: The First Voyage Around the World by Betty Burnett
The First Ships Round the World by Walter Brownlee
Five Black Ships: A Novel of the Discoverers by Napoleon Baccino Ponce De Leon
Gerardus Mercator: Father of Modern Mapmaking (Signature Lives: Scientific Revolution) by Ann Heinrichs
He Went with Magellan by Louise Andrews Kent
History's Great Explorers by U.S. News & World Report
How Did We Find Out the Earth Is Round? by Isaac Asimov
Latitude Zero: Tales of the Equator by Gianni Guadalupi
Let the Sea Make a Noise...: A History of the North Pacific from Magellan to Macarthur by Walter A. McDougall
The life of Ferdinand Magellan and the first circumnavigation of the globe. 1480-1521 by F. H. H. Guillemard
Magellan by Tim Joyner
Magellan & The Exploration of South America by Colin Hynson
Magellan (I Can Read About Series) by Darrow Schecter
Magellan and Da Gama: To the Far East and Beyond by Clint Twist
Magellan and the First Circumnavigation of the World by Ian Cameron
Magellan's Voyage : A Narrative Account of the First Circumnavigation by Antonio Pigafetta
Magellan's Voyage Around the World (Great Journeys Across Earth) by Cath Senker
Magellan: A Voyage Around the World (Expedition) by Fiona Macdonald
Magellan: Ferdinand Magellan the First Trip Around the World by Michael Burgan
Magellan: First Around the World by Ronald Syme
Magellan: First to Circle the Globe (Great Explorers of the World) by David Aretha
Men, Ships, and the Sea by Alan John Villiers
Over the Edge of the World: Magellan's Terrifying Circumnavigation of the Globe by Laurence Bergreen
Rivers of Gold: The Rise of the Spanish Empire, from Columbus to Magellan by Hugh Thomas
The romance of navigation by W. B. Whall
Rounding The Horn: Being the Story of Williwaws and Windjammers, Drake, Darwin, Murdered Missionaries and Naked Natives by Dallas Murphy
Ship's Boy with Magellan by Milton Lomask
So noble a captain; the life and times of Ferdinand Magellan by Charles McKew Parr
The Spanish lake by O. H. K. Spate
Spice and the Devil's Cave by Agnes Danforth Hewes
The Spice Route: A History by John Keay
The Travels of Ferdinand Magellan by Steck-Vaughn Company
The Usborne Book of Explorers from Columbus to Armstrong by Felicity Everett
Who Was Ferdinand Magellan? by S.A. Kramer
Xenophobe's Guide to the Portuguese by Matthew Hancock
Young Folk's Heroes of History: Adventures and Conquests of Magellan by George M. Towle

Character description

Ferdinand Magellan ( c. 1480 – April 27, 1521) was a Portuguese explorer. He was born at Sabrosa, in northern Portugal, but later obtained Spanish nationality in order to serve King Charles I of Spain (Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor), in search of a westward route to the "Spice Islands".

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