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Books editi da Penguin Group Usa con argomento Discoveries In Geography

Around the World in a Hundred Years

Around the World in a Hundred Years

Fritz Jean  Venti Anthony Bacon (ILT) 
edizioni Penguin Group USA collana Penguin Group USA (Paperback)

Jean Fritz brings history to life once again in 10 true tales of 15th-century European explorers?from Bartholomew Diaz and Christopher Columbus to Juan Ponce de Leon and Vasco Nu?ez de Balboa?who changed the map and left behind stories of adventure too good to miss. ?Fritz approaches Athe salient facts? with playful...

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€ 8,60
So You Want to Be an Explorer?

So You Want to Be an Explorer?

St. George Judith  Small David (ILT) 
edizioni Penguin Group USA collana Penguin Group USA (School And Library)

So you want to be an explorer? What does it take, you ask? To find out, take a look at Judith St. George and David Small's witty collection of some of the best explorers the world has ever known.You know Marco Polo and Christopher Columbus, but what about Mary Kingsley, who studied cannibals in Africa, or cowboy Jim...

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€ 13,20
Unknown Lands

Unknown Lands

Bellec Francois  Davidson Lisa  Ayre Elizabeth 
edizioni Penguin Group USA collana Penguin Group USA (Hardcover)

This remarkable and beautiful book documents the period of exploration and enlightenment when the Old World began to open its mind to the wonders and mysteries of the New World. Five centuries of eyewitness accounts, drawings, and notes, taken straight from the log books of such famous explorers as Christopher Columbus,...

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€ 43,90
The Explorer's Eye

The Explorer's Eye

Fleming Fergus (EDT)  Merullo Annabel (EDT) 
edizioni Penguin Group USA collana Penguin Group USA (Hardcover)

Sold out in its original limited edition, a collection of travel adventures includes Alexander von Humboldt's encounter with South Africa's electric eels, Umberto Nobile's lament over the loss of his Zeppelin in an ice floe, and Jacque Cousteau's account of the planet from beneath the ocean's surface.

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€ 37,80