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1493: Uncovering the New World Columbus Created

1493

Uncovering the New World Columbus Created

Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group (2011)
US$17.95

From the author of 1491— the best-selling study of the pre-Columbian Americas—a deeply engaging new...

Batavia
Penguin Random House Australia (2011)
US$22.01

Batavia is the greatest story in Australia's history and history comes to life with Peter...

The Republic of Pirates

Being the True and Surprising Story of the Caribbean Pirates and the Man Who Brought Them Down

HMH Books (2008)

The Republic of Pirates features the 18th-century pirates Edward “Blackbeard” Teach and “Black Sam”...

A Description of the Western Isles: Circa 1695
Birlinn (2018)
US$5.99

It is three hundred years since Martin Martin’s great journey around the Western Isles, Orkneys and...

Civilization: The West and the Rest

Civilization

The West and the Rest

Penguin Publishing Group (2011)
US$19.00

From the bestselling author of  The Ascent of Money  and  The Square and the Tower Western...

South: The Story of Shackleton's Last Expedition, 1914-1917

South

The Story of Shackleton's Last Expedition, 1914-1917

The Floating Press (1919)
US$6.95

When Sir Henry Ernest Shackleton was beaten to the South Pole in 1912, he decided to trek across the...

The Lost City of Z: A Tale of Deadly Obsession in the Amazon

The Lost City of Z

A Tale of Deadly Obsession in the Amazon

Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group (2009)
US$16.95

The #1 New York Times  bestseller from the author of Killers of the Flower Moon In 1925, the...

In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex

In the Heart of the Sea

The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex

Penguin Publishing Group (2001)
US$10.48

From the author of  Mayflower, Valiant Ambition , and  In the Hurricane's Eye-- t he riveting...

Lost in Shangri-La: A True Story of Survival, Adventure, and the Most Incredible Rescue Mission of World War II

Lost in Shangri-La

A True Story of Survival, Adventure, and the Most Incredible Rescue Mission of World War II

HarperCollins (2011)
US$12.76

“A lost world, man-eating tribesmen, lush andimpenetrable jungles, stranded American fliers (one of...

Into Africa: The Epic Adventures of Stanley and Livingstone

Into Africa

The Epic Adventures of Stanley and Livingstone

Crown/Archetype (2003)
US$16.00

With the utterance of a single line—“Doctor Livingstone, I presume?”—a remote meeting in the heart...