Exploration & Discovery

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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...

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

US$4.95

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

Travels in the Interior Districts of Africa
Soft Editions (2003)
US$6.99

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

Over the Edge of the World: Magellan's Terrifying Circumnavigation of the Globe

Over the Edge of the World

Magellan's Terrifying Circumnavigation of the Globe

HarperCollins (2009)
US$12.99

The riveting story of Ferdinand Magellan’s historic 60,000-mile ocean voyage—now updated with a new...

Penelope Goes West: On the Road from Sydney to Margaret River and Back

Penelope Goes West

On the Road from Sydney to Margaret River and Back

Allen & Unwin (1999)
US$25.40

Tim Bowden loves to go camping, and he has a great interest in Australian history. So both interests...

Life on the Mississippi
US$4.95

The Mississippi River and Mark Twain are practically synonymous in American culture. Known as...

Trails of the Pathfinders
US$4.95

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

Villains of All Nations: Atlantic Pirates in the Golden Age

Villains of All Nations

Atlantic Pirates in the Golden Age

Beacon Press (2011)
US$15.99

Villains of All Nations explores the 'Golden Age' of Atlantic piracy (1716-1726) and the infamous...

A Traveler's Greece: Exploring the History and Culture of Mainland Greece

A Traveler's Greece

Exploring the History and Culture of Mainland Greece

SynergEbooks (2005)
US$8.50

This is not just another travel book. Nor is it your standard history book. It is a literary...

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...

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