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Twenty explorers

Andrew Langley

Twenty explorers

by Andrew Langley

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Published by M. Cavendish in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Explorers -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Explorers.

  • About the Edition

    Summary, Brief biographies of twenty important explorers from Marco Polo to ThorHeyerdahl.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Other titles20 explorers.
    StatementAndrew Langley ; illustrated by Edward Mortelmans.
    SeriesTwenty names
    ContributionsMortelmans, Edward, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG175
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21957217M
    ISBN 101854352520

      In the 21st century, explorers must do more than merely visit some unseen place; they must find the meaning therein to share with the world. Praise for Explorers: Planet Earth “The busy pages of these Explorers series books offer plenty of options for even the most curious readers. Thanks to the many potential paths through each book's pages, reading it always offers something new.

    “People don’t take trips, trips take people”, John Steinbeck famously said, perfectly encapsulating the stories in “Off the Road”, an anthology of road trips as seen through the eyes of the people who have embarked on them, out now from Gestalten. Featuring stunning landscape photographs, gritty testimonials and taking a closer look at the vehicles of their choice, the book. Book recommendations for Key Stage 1 - Year 1 & Year 2. Quality texts for different topics, year groups and special events.

    Valerie Hansen is the Stanley Woodward Professor of History at Yale University, where she teaches Chinese and world history. An accomplished scholar and author, she traveled to nearly twenty countries to conduct research for The Year She is also the author of The Silk Road: A New History and The Open ed on: Ap Verne and Hetzel were in constant conflict and the book went through multiple drafts, struggles reflected in its several working titles over the period – early on, it was variously called Voyage Under the Waters, Twenty–five Thousand Leagues Under the Waters, Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Waters, and A Thousand Leagues Under the.


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