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GREAT EXPLORERS Roderic Owen 1995 Hardcover DJ Near Fine
By Owen, Roderic
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London, Artus, 1995 reprint [1979]. 185 pages with maps, color and b/w  illustrations, pictorial endpapers. Large format pictorial hardcover with dust jacket. Near Fine overall.

Accounts of the adventures of over forty men and women who risked great dangers in their quest for knowledge of the earth's unexplored regions. The history of over 40 Courageous Pioneers, including Alexander the Great; Marco Polo; The Conquistadors; Magellan, Tasman; Columbus; James Cook; Leif Ericson; Mungo Park; Livinstone and Stanley; Peary and Scott; Vasco de Gama; Sven Hedin; Samuel and Florence Baker; and many more. 

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