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The Last Adventure (The Eventful Century)

By Tim Healey

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The Vikings

By Magnus Magnusson

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Twa Tribes~Scots among the Native Americans: Hugo Reid, Alexander Ross and Charles McKenzie

By Bryan, Tom

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At Home with the Patagonians: A Year's Wanderings Over Untrodden Ground from the Straits of Magellan to the Rio Negro: Travellers, Explorers & Pioneers

By George Chaworth Musters

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Voyages of Discovery : Three Centuries of Natural History

By Rice, Tony

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The White Rock: An Exploration of the Inca Heartland

By Hugh Thomson

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New Found Lands: Maps in the History of Exploration

By Whitfield, Peter

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Fire on the Moon

By Mailer, Norman

Great Explorers

By Owen, Roderic

Sands of Death: An Epic Tale Of Massacre And Survival In The Sahara

By Asher, Michael

Explorers' Sketchbooks: The Art of Discovery & Adventure

By Huw Lewis-Jones, Kari Herbert

Africa's Mountains of the Moon: Journeys to the Snowy Sources of the Nile (Elmtree Africana)

By Yeoman, Guy

Peculiar Case of the Electric Constable: A True Tale of Passion, Poison and Pursuit

By Baxter, Carol

The Worst Journey in the World: Antarctic, 1910-13

By Cherry-Garrard, Apsley

The Map of Knowledge: How Classical Ideas Were Lost and Found: A History in Seven Cities

By Moller, Violet

Cherry: A Life of Apsley Cherry-Garrard

By Wheeler, Sara

Madhouse at the End of the Earth: The Belgica’s Journey into the Dark Antarctic Night

By Sancton, Julian

Civilization: The West and the Rest

By Ferguson, Niall

Voyages of Discovery: Captain Cook and the Exploration of the Pacific

By Withey, Lynne

Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea (Penguin Classics)

By Dana, Richard, Philbrick, Thomas

Einstein’s Fridge: The Science of Fire, Ice and the Universe

By Sen, Paul

How to Invent Everything: Rebuild All of Civilization (with 96% fewer catastrophes this time)

By North, Ryan

Christopher Columbus: The Dream and the Obsession

By Granzotto, Gianni, Sartarelli, S.


By Franklin, Sir John, Scott, R.F., Delgado, James

Sisters Of Sinai: How Two Lady Adventurers Found the Hidden Gospels

By Soskice, Janet

Seek The Frozen Lands: Irish Polar Explorers 1740-1922

By Nugent, Frank

Civilization: The Six Killer Apps of Western Power

By Ferguson, Niall

Brendan Voyage

By Severin, Tim, Trondur Patursson

South with Endurance - Shackleton's Antarctic Expedition 1914-1917 - the Photographs of Frank Hurley

By Hurley, F.Jack

The Guinness Book of Explorers and Exploration

By Gavet-Imbert, Michele