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World Exploration: Places, Technologies, and Cultural Trends
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  • Authored by: Carl Waldman, Jon Cunningham, Alan Wexler
  • From the Series: Encyclopedia of Exploration
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  • ISBN-10: 1438182163
  • ISBN-13: 978-1-4381-8216-2
  • Status: In Stock
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  • Imprint: Facts On File
  • Published: 06/01/2019
  • Dewey Number: 910
  • Reading Level: Grades 9 and up
  • Pages: 712


An informative, fascinating resource suitable for students, researchers, and general readers, World Exploration: Places, Technologies, and Cultural Trends covers the technical, social, cultural, and geographical elements of world exploration, including topics such as cartography, circumnavigation, navigation, shipbuilding, missionaries, the slave trade, the Vikings, women explorers, and the fur trade.



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