Exploration & Discovery

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Tom Appleby, Convict Boy
HarperCollins (2010)
AU$9.99

A story of transportation and life in a new world. At the tender age of eight, chimney sweep tom...

The Last Explorer: Hubert Wilkins, Australia's Unknown Hero

The Last Explorer

Hubert Wilkins, Australia's Unknown Hero

AU$4.58

Hubert Wilkins was truly the last explorer - and one of the greatest - and much more than that. He...

The Broken Spears 2007 Revised Edition: The Aztec Account of the Conquest of Mexico

The Broken Spears 2007 Revised Edition

The Aztec Account of the Conquest of Mexico

Beacon Press (2011)
AU$30.67

For hundreds of years, the history of the conquest of Mexico and the defeat of the Aztecs has been...

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

South

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

AU$10.66

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

Batavia

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

K2: Life and Death on the World's Most Dangerous Mountain

K2

Life and Death on the World's Most Dangerous Mountain

AU$24.54

A thrilling chronicle of the tragedy-ridden history of climbing the world's most difficult and...

Travels in Alaska
AU$5.32

No armchair naturalist, renowned conservationist John Muir was a rugged explorer who stoked his love...

In the Lena Delta: A Narrative of the Search for Lieut.-Commander DeLong and His Companions Followed by An Account of the Greely Relief Expedition and a Proposed Method for Reaching the North Pole

In the Lena Delta

A Narrative of the Search for Lieut.-Commander DeLong and His Companions Followed by An Account of the Greely Relief Expedition and a Proposed Method for Reaching the North Pole

AU$7.59

In the Lena Delta is the story of the U.S. explorer and naval engineer, George Melville, who led an...

Travels of Marco Polo
AU$3.56

His journey through the East began in 1271—when, still a teenager, he set out of Venice and found...

Travels in the Interior Districts of Africa
Soft Editions (2003)
AU$10.72

In 1795, at the age of twenty-four, Mungo Park began a journey from the Gambia into the uncharted...