From: International School of Düsseldorf
Giovanni da Verrazano is an Italian explorer. Since he was young he loved to explore, he first explored Egypt and Syria. Although he is Italian he moved to France after his education, hoping to get a carrier in navigation. He was first a pirate engaging with King Francis, stealing two million dollars worth of gold from Spanish ships. Later, he was asked to take a voyage to find “new land” but failed the mission as the ships were damaged. He then takes another voyage. Will he succeed this time?
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|Audience: Middle School, Upper Elementary
|Tagged with: Giovanni da Verrazzano, Historical fiction|