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Explorer, written by Rupert Matthews ; [special photography, James Stevenso ... [et al.]

Label
Explorer
Title
Explorer
Statement of responsibility
written by Rupert Matthews ; [special photography, James Stevenso ... [et al.]
Title variation
Eyewitness explorer
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Photographs and text examine the history of explorers and exploration, and highlight many of their discoveries
Member of
Cataloging source
BKX
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Matthews, Rupert
Dewey number
910/.9
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
G175
LC item number
.M35 2005
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Stevenson, James
Series statement
DK eyewitness books
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Discoveries in geography
  • Explorers
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Explorer, written by Rupert Matthews ; [special photography, James Stevenso ... [et al.]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • At head of title: Eyewitness
  • "Discover the story of exploration-- from early expeditions to high-tech trips into space"--Cover
  • Includes index
Contents
Early explorers -- Egyptian expeditions -- Imperial expansion -- Viking voyages -- Polynesian settlers -- The Silk Road -- Arab adventurers -- Age of Exploration -- New World -- Around the world -- Life at sea -- Tricks of the trade -- Gold, the gospel -- Great South Sea -- The Endeavour -- Across Australia -- Northwest passage -- North America tamed -- The Dark Continent -- Naturalist explorers -- North Pole -- South Pole -- Pioneers of the air -- Into outer space -- Exploring the deep -- Exploration routes -- Did you know? -- Timeline of explorers -- Glossary
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
72 p.
Isbn
9780756610715
Isbn Type
(trade bdg.)
Lccn
2005278281
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
1241916
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm58833356
  • (OCoLC)58833356
  • 1147279
Label
Explorer, written by Rupert Matthews ; [special photography, James Stevenso ... [et al.]
Publication
Note
  • At head of title: Eyewitness
  • "Discover the story of exploration-- from early expeditions to high-tech trips into space"--Cover
  • Includes index
Contents
Early explorers -- Egyptian expeditions -- Imperial expansion -- Viking voyages -- Polynesian settlers -- The Silk Road -- Arab adventurers -- Age of Exploration -- New World -- Around the world -- Life at sea -- Tricks of the trade -- Gold, the gospel -- Great South Sea -- The Endeavour -- Across Australia -- Northwest passage -- North America tamed -- The Dark Continent -- Naturalist explorers -- North Pole -- South Pole -- Pioneers of the air -- Into outer space -- Exploring the deep -- Exploration routes -- Did you know? -- Timeline of explorers -- Glossary
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
72 p.
Isbn
9780756610715
Isbn Type
(trade bdg.)
Lccn
2005278281
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
1241916
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm58833356
  • (OCoLC)58833356
  • 1147279

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