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Great Atlas of Discovery By Neil Grant

Great Atlas of Discovery by Neil Grant

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Summary

This atlas of discovery tells the story of how our perception of the world has grown and changed as each explorer returned with the knowledge of new lands and peoples. Maps trace the routes taken by the major expeditions, which illustrate the dangers, disappointments and hardships endured.

Great Atlas of Discovery Summary

Great Atlas of Discovery by Neil Grant

This atlas of discovery tells the story of how our perception of the world has grown and changed as each explorer returned with the knowledge of new lands and peoples. Maps trace the routes taken by the major expeditions, which, together with photographs and illustrations, illustrate the dangers, disappointments and hardships endured by generations of explorers.

Table of Contents

Early Mediterranean explores; the Vikings; Muslim travellers; growth of world trade; the Polynesians; Columbus; the North-West passage; across Siberia; new empires; Pacific explorers; Darwin and the Beagle; mystery of Africa; to the Poles; into space.

Additional information

GOR001167240
9780863188305
0863188303
Great Atlas of Discovery by Neil Grant
Used - Very Good
Hardback
Dorling Kindersley Ltd
1992-07-30
64
N/A
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