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The Age of Exploration Curriculum Guide


The Age of Exploration Curriculum Guide

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An on-line curriculum guide that explains the development of maritime technologies and the principal voyages from ancient times to Captain Cook's 1768 voyage to the South Pacific. Though attention is given to some early non-Western accomplishments, the main focus is on European voyages from the Viking era through the 18th century. The site includes a list of activities for teachers and studentsto supplement the explanatory texts.
Material Type: Tutorial
Date Added to MERLOT: October 02, 2003
Date Modified in MERLOT: February 01, 2014
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Keywords: European voyages, ancient history, maritime technologies, 1768 voyage, Vikings, South Pacific, Captian Cook's voyages



Primary Audience: Middle School, High School, College General Ed
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Technical Requirements: None
Language: English
Cost Involved: no
Source Code Available: no
Accessiblity Information Available: no
Creative Commons: unsure


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