Exploration & Discovery

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The Invention of Nature: Alexander von Humboldt's New World

The Invention of Nature

Alexander von Humboldt's New World

The acclaimed author of Founding Gardeners reveals the forgotten life of Alexander von Humboldt,...

Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible Voyage

Endurance

Shackleton's Incredible Voyage

Basic Books (2014)
US$11.99

The harrowing tale of British explorer Ernest Shackleton's 1914 attempt to reach the South Pole, one...

Civilization: The West and the Rest

Civilization

The West and the Rest

US$13.99

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

Skeletons on the Zahara: A True Story of Survival

Skeletons on the Zahara

A True Story of Survival

US$9.99

A masterpiece of historical adventure, Skeletons on the Zahara chronicles the true story of...

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

South

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

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

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

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

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

In the Heart of the Sea

The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex

US$8.99

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

1493: Uncovering the New World Columbus Created

1493

Uncovering the New World Columbus Created

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

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$14.99

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