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The great explorers, edited by Robin Hanbury-Tenison

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The great explorers
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The great explorers
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edited by Robin Hanbury-Tenison
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eng
Summary
Presents biographies of forty explorers that reveal their lives, motives, and passions while discovering different parts of the world
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Title
The great explorers
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Summary
Presents biographies of forty explorers that reveal their lives, motives, and passions while discovering different parts of the world
Subject
Genre
Biography type
collective biography
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10007289
Cataloging source
UKM
Dewey number
  • 910.922
  • 920
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
G200
LC item number
.G74 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Target audience
adult
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edited by Robin Hanbury-Tenison
The great explorers, edited by Robin Hanbury-Tenison
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Searching beyond the horizon -- The oceans -- Christopher Columbus -- Vasco da Gama -- Ferdinand Magellan -- Louis-Antoine de Bougainville -- James Cook -- The land -- Hernando de Soto -- Lewis and Clark -- Thomas Baines -- Richard Burton -- Nain Singh -- Nikolai Przhevalsky -- Ney Elias -- Francis Younghusband -- Marc Aurel Stein -- Rivers -- Samuel de Champlain -- James Bruce -- Alexander Mackenzie -- Mungo Park -- John Hanning Speke -- David Livingstone -- Francis Garnier -- Henry Morton Stanley -- Polar ice -- Fridtjof Nansen -- Edward Wilson -- Roald Amundsen -- Wally Herbert -- Deserts -- Heinrich Barth -- Charles Sturt -- Gertrude Bell -- Harry St. John Philby -- Ralph Bagnold -- Wilfred Thesiger -- Life on earth -- Alexander von Humboldt -- Marianne North -- Alfred Russel Wallace -- Frank Kingdon-Ward -- New Frontiers -- Gino Watkins -- Yuri Gagarin -- Jacques-Yves Cousteau -- Andrew James Eavis
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Dimensions
26 cm.
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Extent
304 p.
Isbn
9780500251690
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010923284
Note
cat55
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps
System control number
  • ocn601098757
  • (OCoLC)601098757

Library Locations

    • Douglas County Libraries, Philip S. MillerBorrow it
      100 S. Wilcox Street, Castle Rock, CO, 80104, US
      39.3681268 -104.8590461
    • Douglas County Libraries, ParkerBorrow it
      20105 East Mainstreet, Parker, CO, 80138, US
      39.5183352 -104.7537673
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