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Balboa, Swordsman and Conquistador


Author(s):Felix Riesenberg, Jr.
Illustrator(s):Feodor Rojankovsky
Publisher(s): Random House
Year Published: 1956
Type: Hardcover
Genre: Adventure
Historical Fiction – Age of Exploration
Sea Stories
South American
Age Range: Ages 9-12: Longer Chapter Books
Pages: 178
LCCN: 56009466
OCLC: 236571


In 1513 Vasco Nunez de Balboa crossed the Isthmus of Panama and founded the first permanent European settlement on the mainland of the Americas at Santa Maria la Antigua del Darien.

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This book belongs to the Series: Landmark Books