Ferdinand Magellan

Ferdinand Magellan was a Portugese explorer who explored the world for Spain in the early 1500's. He was the first to cross the Pacific Ocean and the first to circumnavigate the globe. The Straight of Magellan, off the southern tip of South America, is named for him.
Magellan and the First Voyage Around the World

Magellan and the First Voyage Around the World

Nancy Smiler Levinson
Nonfiction
For ages 12 and up
Clarion Books, 2001   ISBN: 0395987733
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To the Edge of the World

To the Edge of the World

Michele Torrey
Historical Fiction
For ages 12 and up
Laurel Leaf, 2004   ISBN: 978-0440237938
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