Williamsburg Regional Library

You wouldn't want to sail with Christopher Columbus!, uncharted waters you'd rather not cross, written by Fiona Macdonald ; illustrated by David Antram - library binding

Uses humor in both text and illustrations to describe what it would require to launch a voyage of discovery, what shipboard life would be like, and what the rewards would be using the voyages of Columbus as an example
Table Of Contents
So you want to go to sea -- Why do you want to explore? -- How would you pay for the voyage? -- How would you prepare your fleet? -- Could you handle a sailing ship? -- Which way would you steer? -- Could you cope on board? -- Would you lose hope? -- Could you survive on shore? -- Would you get home safely? -- Would you make more voyages? -- Would it all be worthwhile?
Literary Form
non fiction
Revised edition.
Includes index
Physical Description
32 pages, color illustrations, color maps, 25 cm.

Library Locations

  • James City County Library

    7770 Croaker Road, Williamsburg, VA, 23188, US