From his life in Europe as a knight to his role as governor of Puerto Rico and discoverer of Florida, Ponce de Leon’s timeline of important events during his life as well as illustrations of places, events, and nautical equipment with explanations is covered. It also describes the Taino and Calusa Indians. Included is a glossary,
32pps Nonfiction; ages 9-12
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