Exploration & Discovery

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Marco Polo
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group (2007)
US$20.00

As the first European to travel extensively throughout Asia, Marco Polo was the earliest bridge...

In the Kingdom of Ice: The Grand and Terrible Polar Voyage of the USS Jeannette

In the Kingdom of Ice

The Grand and Terrible Polar Voyage of the USS Jeannette

Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group (2014)
US$17.00

New York Times   bestselling author Hampton Sides returns with a white-knuckle tale of polar...

Trails of the Pathfinders
Digital Scanning, Inc. (2001)
US$4.95

This book charts the heroic age of exploration and travel in the American West. It considers the...

The Voyage of the Beagle
National Geographic Society (2006)
US$16.00

Charles Darwin’s theory of evolution and natural selection has been debated and disparaged over...

Atlantic: Great Sea Battles, Heroic Discoveries, Titanic Storms,and a Vast Ocean of a Million Stories

Atlantic

Great Sea Battles, Heroic Discoveries, Titanic Storms,and a Vast Ocean of a Million Stories

HarperCollins (2010)
US$12.01

"Variably genial, cautionary, lyrical, admonitory, terrifying, horrifying and inspiring…A lifetime...

Annapurna: The First Conquest of an 8000-Metre Peak

Annapurna

The First Conquest of an 8000-Metre Peak

Random House (2010)
US$15.50

One of the great works of mountaineering literature WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY JOE SIMPSON In 1950,...

The Longest Climb: The Last Great Overland Quest

The Longest Climb

The Last Great Overland Quest

Ebury Publishing (2010)
US$18.32

The Longest Climb is the utterly compelling account of Dominic and his team's expedition from the...

The Book of John Mandeville: with Related Texts
Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. (2011)
US$11.95

A fictive traveler's guide to the East, both Near and Far, The Book of John Mandeville was a...

The Making of the Great West: 1512-1883
Digital Scanning, Inc. (2001)
US$4.95

Originally published over 100 years ago, The Making of the Great West is Samuel Adams Drake's...

Down the Great Unknown: John Wesley Powell's 1869 Journey of Discovery and Tragedy Through the Grand Canyon

Down the Great Unknown

John Wesley Powell's 1869 Journey of Discovery and Tragedy Through the Grand Canyon

HarperCollins (2009)
US$10.51

Drawing on rarely examined diaries and journals, Down the Great Unknown is the first book to tell...