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This attention-grabbing e-book follows the travels of English explorer and sea navigator Henry Hudson. ancient info and high-interest truth bins are offered in an pleasing tabloid kind that publications readers via significant voyages, explorations, and discoveries. themes comprise what led Hudson to turn into an explorer, Northern exploration, existence on sea voyages, service provider businesses, and Hudsons legacy.

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1607 1608 JANUARY The Dutch East India Company hires Hudson to find the Northeast Passage. long, twisted tusks navigator Officer responsible for planning and recording the course of a ship’s journey Northeast Passage A water route from the Atlantic Ocean through the Russian Arctic to the Pacific Ocean Northwest Passage A water route from the Atlantic Ocean through the Canadian Arctic to the Pacific Ocean propensity A tendency to act in a certain way scurvy A disease caused by a lack of Vitamin C.

JULY Four mutineers are killed in a clash with Inuit on Digges Island. EXPLORE WITH HENRY HUDSON 31 INDEX A Hudson Bay 6, 7, 8, 20, 22 New York State 7 Admiralty 29 Hudson Bay Company 24 North Atlantic Ocean 25 Arctic exploration 6, 13, 16 Hudson River 7, 8, 18 Northeast Passage 5, 6 Arctic Ocean 6, 13 Hudson Strait 7, 9 Northwest Passage 4, 6, 7, 8, 13 B I Norway 23 Inuit 21, 28 bird life 20 North Pole 4, 5 Iroquois 18 Bylot, Robert 29 P J Penobscot 18 C carrack 14 James Bay 7, 8, 16–17, 20, 21, 22, 23, 27, 28 Penobscot Bay 8 Cree 20, 21, 28 James I, King 5 cross-staff 15 Juet, Robert 10, 19, 26 D L Barents Sea 6 dead reckoning 15 Lenape 18, 19 plants and animals 22–23 Pricket, Abacuk 10, 17, 29 R Russia 5, 6 S Digges Island 21, 28 M scurvy 23 Digges, Sir Dudley 10 Mahican 18, 19 shallop 13, 26, 27 Discovery 8–9, 13, 13, 15, 17, 18, 19, 21, 22, 25, 26, 28, 29 Manhattan 25 shipbuilding 14 map 8-9 shipping 12–13, 14 merchant companies 24 Smythe, Thomas 28, 29 mermaids 22, 23 Staffe, Philip 11, 27 moose 22 superstitions 19, 23 Muscovy Company 5 T F mutineers 28–29 tamarack 23 food 17, 20, 22, 23, 24 mutiny 10, 11, 26 triangulation 15 frostbite 16 N W narwhals 22 Weymouth, George 13 G native peoples 18–21 whales 25 Greene, Henry 11, 21, 26, 28 navigation 15 Wilson, William 26, 28 H New Amsterdam 25 Half Moon 12, 13 New York 25 Dutch East India Company 5, 12, 14, 25 E East India Company 28 England, rivalry with 5, 25 fur trade 18, 20, 24 Hopewell 12 32 TRAVEL WITH THE GREAT EXPLORERS TRAVEL WITH THE GREAT EXPLORERS Pack your bags—we’re going on an incredible trip!

1611 OCTOBER After failing to find another exit from Hudson Bay, Hudson and his crew are stuck in the ice in James Bay, where they spend the winter. JUNE Discovery is free of the ice. Hudson wants to sail west, but some of the crew want to go home. JULY Four mutineers are killed in a clash with Inuit on Digges Island. EXPLORE WITH HENRY HUDSON 31 INDEX A Hudson Bay 6, 7, 8, 20, 22 New York State 7 Admiralty 29 Hudson Bay Company 24 North Atlantic Ocean 25 Arctic exploration 6, 13, 16 Hudson River 7, 8, 18 Northeast Passage 5, 6 Arctic Ocean 6, 13 Hudson Strait 7, 9 Northwest Passage 4, 6, 7, 8, 13 B I Norway 23 Inuit 21, 28 bird life 20 North Pole 4, 5 Iroquois 18 Bylot, Robert 29 P J Penobscot 18 C carrack 14 James Bay 7, 8, 16–17, 20, 21, 22, 23, 27, 28 Penobscot Bay 8 Cree 20, 21, 28 James I, King 5 cross-staff 15 Juet, Robert 10, 19, 26 D L Barents Sea 6 dead reckoning 15 Lenape 18, 19 plants and animals 22–23 Pricket, Abacuk 10, 17, 29 R Russia 5, 6 S Digges Island 21, 28 M scurvy 23 Digges, Sir Dudley 10 Mahican 18, 19 shallop 13, 26, 27 Discovery 8–9, 13, 13, 15, 17, 18, 19, 21, 22, 25, 26, 28, 29 Manhattan 25 shipbuilding 14 map 8-9 shipping 12–13, 14 merchant companies 24 Smythe, Thomas 28, 29 mermaids 22, 23 Staffe, Philip 11, 27 moose 22 superstitions 19, 23 Muscovy Company 5 T F mutineers 28–29 tamarack 23 food 17, 20, 22, 23, 24 mutiny 10, 11, 26 triangulation 15 frostbite 16 N W narwhals 22 Weymouth, George 13 G native peoples 18–21 whales 25 Greene, Henry 11, 21, 26, 28 navigation 15 Wilson, William 26, 28 H New Amsterdam 25 Half Moon 12, 13 New York 25 Dutch East India Company 5, 12, 14, 25 E East India Company 28 England, rivalry with 5, 25 fur trade 18, 20, 24 Hopewell 12 32 TRAVEL WITH THE GREAT EXPLORERS TRAVEL WITH THE GREAT EXPLORERS Pack your bags—we’re going on an incredible trip!

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