The Kids Book Of Canadian Exploration by Ann-Maureen OwensThe Kids Book Of Canadian Exploration by Ann-Maureen Owens

The Kids Book Of Canadian Exploration

byAnn-Maureen Owens, Jane YeallandIllustratorJohn Mantha

Paperback | August 1, 2008

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From Native peoples in search of new hunting grounds to European fishermen out for bigger catches, explorers were drawn to Canada for many reasons. They discovered a vast and mysterious land that took hundreds of years to explore and map. But the story of Canadian exploration is about a lot more than mapping wilderness. With no new lands left to discover, present-day explorers focus on outer space, the ocean and the preservation of Earth''s changing ecosystems.
Ann-Maureen Owens is co-author of the popular children''s information books Forts of Canada, Canada''s Maple Leaf; The Story of Our Flag and The Kids Book of Canadian Exploration. She lives in Kingston, Ontario.Jane Yealland is a research associate at the Centre for Studies in Primary Care at Queen''s University. Together with her frie...
Title:The Kids Book Of Canadian ExplorationFormat:PaperbackDimensions:56 pages, 12 X 9.12 X 0.25 inPublished:August 1, 2008Publisher:Kids Can PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1554532574

ISBN - 13:9781554532575

Appropriate for ages: 8

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