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In this book there are 14 extraordinary journeys by land, sea and air - each remarkable for the way it was made, for the technology behind it, and for the inspiration it gave to future generations.
A biography of the Portuguese explorer, Vasco da Gama, who travelled to India in search of spices and other riches.
This picture book tells the tale of the great explorer Captain Cook who was the first European to discover the eastern coast of Australia.
Open this dynamic book and discover how the greatest explorers in history, from Marco Polo to Neil Armstrong, plunged into the unknown and boldly pieced together the picture of the world we have today.
Thrilling, grisly and completely true, this book tells a story that not only marks a turning point in history but also resonates powerfully with the present.
A history of David Livingstone's 19th-century excursions into the African interior, detailing the challenges encountered, the individuals involved, the discoveries made and how the expeditions left their mark upon the world.
Retold in vivid detail using quotes from Shackleton and men on the expedition and is illustrated with contemporary photographs and artifacts. This is one of the most astonishing feats of exploration and human endeavor ever recorded.
The discovery and mapping of our world is the result of centuries of exploration. With over 250 illustrations, maps and photographs, this book captures all the excitement and spirit of adventure.
This entertaining book follows the travels of Americans Meriwether Lewis and William Clark. Historical information and high-interest fact boxes are presented in an entertaining tabloid style that guides readers through a voyage of discovery.
Abel Tasman and his crew were most likely the first Europeans the Aboriginal people of Australia and the Māori of New Zealand had ever seen. Join the journey and discover the legacy left behind.
Revamped for a new generation, this popular series explores questions that young readers ask about the world around them in an unrivaled child-friendly style. Read about the explorers and their remarkable journeys!
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