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Historical Atlas of the North Pacific Ocean: Maps of Discovery and Scientific Exploration, 1500-2000
Historical Atlas of the North Pacific Ocean: Maps of Discovery and Scientific Exploration, 1500-2000
by Derek Hayes
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The Atlas of North American Exploration: From the Norse Voyages to the Race to the Pole
The Atlas of North American Exploration: From the Norse Voyages to the Race to the Pole
by William Goetzmann
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For more than five hundred years, explorers roamed the wilderness of North America, some in search of a route to the East or fabled cities of gold, others seeking the glossy pelts of the beaver or souls to convert. From the early voyages of Norse... (read more)

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Pathfinders: A Global History of Exploration
Pathfinders: A Global History of Exploration
by F Fernandez Armesto
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Blue Latitudes: Boldly Going Where Captain Cook Has Gone Before
Blue Latitudes: Boldly Going Where Captain Cook Has Gone Before
by Tony Horwitz
Staff Pick
Blue Latitudes is an enjoyable and often hilarious journey into the amazing life and adventures of Captain James Cook and his crew. There is no better way to learn nautical history than to bring an Aussie, and a bottle of grog, along.... (read more)

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The Fourth Part of the World: An Astonishing Epic of Global Discovery, Imperial Ambition, and the Birth of America
The Fourth Part of the World: An Astonishing Epic of Global Discovery, Imperial Ambition, and the Birth of America
by Toby Lester
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and#8220;Old maps lead you to strange and unexpected places, and none does so more ineluctably than the subject of this book: the giant, beguiling Waldseemand#252;ller world map of 1507.and#8221; So begins this remarkable story of the map that gave... (read more)

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North American Exploration
North American Exploration
by Michael Golay
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An authoritative reference book that provides chronological information on every major explorer expedition, and event involved in the discovery and exploration of North America.... (read more)

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Magellan's Voyage: A Narrative Account of the First Circumnavigation (Dover Books on Travel, Adventure)
Magellan's Voyage: A Narrative Account of the First Circumnavigation (Dover Books on Travel, Adventure)
by Antonio Pigafetta
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Resolution
Resolution
by Peter Aughton
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Blue Latitudes: Boldly Going Where Captain Cook Has Gone Before
Blue Latitudes: Boldly Going Where Captain Cook Has Gone Before
by Tony Horwitz
Staff Pick
Blue Latitudes is an enjoyable and often hilarious journey into the amazing life and adventures of Captain James Cook and his crew. There is no better way to learn nautical history than to bring an Aussie, and a bottle of grog, along.... (read more)

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In the Footsteps of Marco Polo
In the Footsteps of Marco Polo
by Denis Belliveau
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Did Marco Polo reach China? This richly illustrated companion volume to the public television film chronicles the remarkable two-year expedition of explorers Denis Belliveau and Francis O'Donnell as they sought the answer to this controversial 700-year... (read more)

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The Ordeal of Elizabeth Marsh: A Woman in World History
The Ordeal of Elizabeth Marsh: A Woman in World History
by Linda Colley
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In this remarkable reconstruction of an eighteenth-century woman's extraordinary and turbulent life, historian Linda Colley not only tells the story of Elizabeth Marsh, one of the most distinctive travelers of her time, but also opens a window onto a... (read more)

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The Journey and Ordeal of Cabeza de Vaca: His Account of the Disastrous First European Exploration of the American Southwest
The Journey and Ordeal of Cabeza de Vaca: His Account of the Disastrous First European Exploration of the American Southwest
by Alvar Nunez Cabeza de Vaca
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Contents Preface 1 The Sailing of the Armada 2 The Governor's Arrival at Xagua with a Pilot 3 Our Landing in Florida 4 Our Penetration of the Country 5 The Governor's Leave-Taking 6 The Entry into Apalachen 7 The Character of the Country 8 Adventures in... (read more)

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The Man Who Ate His Boots: The Tragic History of the Search for the Northwest Passage
The Man Who Ate His Boots: The Tragic History of the Search for the Northwest Passage
by Anthony Brandt
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Our modern conveniences were built on the backs of the brave (and sometimes foolish) souls who endured unimaginable hardship to tame a savage, unpredictable world. The Man Who Ate His Boots relates the fascinating stories of the explorers who spent 35... (read more)

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The Shiptwins and the Changing Coin
The Shiptwins and the Changing Coin
by Simon Baker
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Sir Francis Drake: The Queen's Pirate
Sir Francis Drake: The Queen's Pirate
by Harry Kelsey
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In this lively and engaging new biography, Harry Kelsey shatters the familiar image of Sir Francis Drake. The Drake of legend was a pious, brave, and just seaman who initiated the move to make England a great naval power and whose acts of piracy against... (read more)

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Marco Polo
Marco Polo
by Jonathan Clements
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The records of the Chinese Yuan dynasty do not mention a Marco Polo at all (and they should), and there aer some suspicious omissions from Polo's text - no tea, no foot-binding, no mention of Chinese printing, or even of the Great Wall. Did Polo even go... (read more)

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The Death of Captain Cook: A Hero Made and Unmade (Profiles in History)
The Death of Captain Cook: A Hero Made and Unmade (Profiles in History)
by Glyn Williams
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In a style that is more detective story than conventional biography, Williams explores the multiple narratives of Cook's death. In short, Williams examines the story of Cook's progress from obscurity to fame and, eventually, to infamy--a story that... (read more)

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Irresistible North: From Venice to Greenland on the Trail of the Zen Brothers
Irresistible North: From Venice to Greenland on the Trail of the Zen Brothers
by Andrea Di Robilant
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From the author of A Venetian Affair and Lucia comes a charming odyssey in the path of the mysterious Zen brothers, who explored parts of the New World a century before Columbus, and became both a source of scandal and a cause cél&egrave... (read more)

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America as Seen by Its First Explorers: The Eyes of Discovery (Dover Language Books & Travel Guides)
America as Seen by Its First Explorers: The Eyes of Discovery (Dover Language Books & Travel Guides)
by John Bakeless
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This unique and unusual book brings to life for you the sights, sounds, and smells of America in its unspoiled state. Every region in the country is presented as it appeared to the first Europeans who settled or explored it. You visit a Manhattan... (read more)

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Francis Drake: Lives of a Hero
Francis Drake: Lives of a Hero
by John Cummins
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