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My Life as an Explorer (National Geographic Adventure Classics)

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Introduction by Anthony Brandt. Over the course of three decades in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, Swedish geographer and explorer Sven Hedin traveled Central Asia A worldwide bestseller in the 1920s and named one of "National Geographic Adventure magazines <<100 Greatest Adventure Books of All Time, >>the "National Geographic Adventure Classics edition of "My Life as an Explorer features an expedition map and exclusive reprints of articles Hedin wrote for National Geographic between 1897 and 1905.

Synopsis:

Introduction by Anthony Brandt.

Over the course of three decades in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, Swedish geographer and explorer Sven Hedin traveled Central Asia

A worldwide bestseller in the 1920s and named one of "National Geographic Adventure magazine' s " 100 Greatest Adventure Books of All Time, " the "National Geographic Adventure Classics edition of "My Life as an Explorer features an expedition map and exclusive reprints of articles Hedin wrote for National Geographic between 1897 and 1905.

Synopsis:

An action-packed memoir of his journeys along Central Asia's ancient Silk Road during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries by the acclaimed Swedish geographer and explorer is accompanied by period illustrations and photographs, an expedition map, and reprints of articles written for Nat

Product Details

ISBN:
9780792269878
Introduction:
Brandt, Anthony
Author:
Brandt, Anthony
Author:
Hedin, Sven
Author:
Earhart, Amelia
Author:
Irving, Washington
Publisher:
National Geographic
Location:
Washington, D.C.
Subject:
General
Subject:
Description and travel
Subject:
Adventurers & Explorers
Subject:
Adventure
Subject:
Asia - General
Subject:
Asia
Subject:
Essays & Travelogues
Subject:
General History
Subject:
Travel
Subject:
Asia Description and travel.
Subject:
Hedin, Sven Anders - Travel - Asia
Subject:
Travel Writing-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
B102
Series:
National Geographic Adventure Classics
Series Volume:
1310
Publication Date:
March 2003
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
160 ILLUSTRATIONS, EXPEDITION
Pages:
500
Dimensions:
9 x 6 x 1.25 in 1.45 lb

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Product details 500 pages National Geographic Society - English 9780792269878 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Introduction by Anthony Brandt.

Over the course of three decades in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, Swedish geographer and explorer Sven Hedin traveled Central Asia

A worldwide bestseller in the 1920s and named one of "National Geographic Adventure magazine' s " 100 Greatest Adventure Books of All Time, " the "National Geographic Adventure Classics edition of "My Life as an Explorer features an expedition map and exclusive reprints of articles Hedin wrote for National Geographic between 1897 and 1905.

"Synopsis" by , An action-packed memoir of his journeys along Central Asia's ancient Silk Road during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries by the acclaimed Swedish geographer and explorer is accompanied by period illustrations and photographs, an expedition map, and reprints of articles written for Nat
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