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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...

The Riddle of the Labyrinth: The Quest to Crack an Ancient Code

The Riddle of the Labyrinth

The Quest to Crack an Ancient Code

HarperCollins (2013)
US$12.76

In the tradition of Simon Winchester and Dava Sobel, The Riddle of the Labyrinth: The Quest to...

Frozen in Time: An Epic Story of Survival and a Modern Quest for Lost Heroes of World War II

Frozen in Time

An Epic Story of Survival and a Modern Quest for Lost Heroes of World War II

HarperCollins (2013)
US$12.01

Frozen in Time is a gripping true story of survival, bravery, and honor in the vast Arctic...

Astoria: John Jacob Astor and Thomas Jefferson's Lost Pacific Empire: A Story of Wealth, Ambition, and Survival

Astoria

John Jacob Astor and Thomas Jefferson's Lost Pacific Empire: A Story of Wealth, Ambition, and Survival

HarperCollins (2014)
US$12.76

In the tradition of The Lost City of Z and Skeletons in the Zahara , Astoria is the thrilling,...

Jewish Pirates of the Caribbean: How a Generation of Swashbuckling Jews Carved Out an Empire in the New World in Their Quest for Treasure, Religious Freedom--and Revenge

Jewish Pirates of the Caribbean

How a Generation of Swashbuckling Jews Carved Out an Empire in the New World in Their Quest for Treasure, Religious Freedom--and Revenge

Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group (2008)
US$16.95

In this lively debut work of history, Edward Kritzler tells the tale of an unlikely group of...

The True History of The Conquest of New Spain
Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. (2012)
US$15.50

This rugged new translation--the first entirely new English translation in half a century and the...

The Louisiana Purchase & the Exploration, Early History and Building of the West
Digital Scanning, Inc. (2001)
US$4.95

The Louisiana Purchase by Ripley Hitchcock brings to life the journals of Lewis and Clark on their...

Terra Australis: The Baudin Voyage of Discovery, 1800-1804. A Background Resource for Teachers

Terra Australis

The Baudin Voyage of Discovery, 1800-1804. A Background Resource for Teachers

Mark Fielding, Sue King and 3 more...
Terra Australis 2001 WA Committee (2003)
US$10.00

The 1800-1804 Baudin expedition was the greatest voyage of marine exploration of its age. The map...

In the Land of White Death: An Epic Story of Survival in the Siberian Arctic

In the Land of White Death

An Epic Story of Survival in the Siberian Arctic

Random House Publishing Group (2001)
US$2.32

“One helluva read.”— Newsweek • “Gripping.”— Outside • “Spellbinding.”—Associated Press •...