HISTORY: Expeditions & Discoveries

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TitleAuthorFormatPublication DatePriceSelect Item
Cover: The Death of Captain Cook: A Hero Made and UnmadeThe Death of Captain Cook: A Hero Made and UnmadeWilliams, GlynHARDCOVER01/15/2009$19.95
Cover: The Mortal Sea: Fishing the Atlantic in the Age of SailThe Mortal Sea: Fishing the Atlantic in the Age of SailBolster, W. JeffreyPAPERBACK05/05/2014$22.50
Cover: Dr. Livingstone, I Presume?: Missionaries, Journalists, Explorers, and EmpireDr. Livingstone, I Presume?: Missionaries, Journalists, Explorers, and EmpirePettitt, ClareHARDCOVER07/31/2007$22.95
Cover: The Last Blank Spaces: Exploring Africa and AustraliaThe Last Blank Spaces: Exploring Africa and AustraliaKennedy, DanePAPERBACK03/23/2015$24.00
Cover: Slicing the Silence: Voyaging to AntarcticaSlicing the Silence: Voyaging to AntarcticaGriffiths, TomPAPERBACK03/30/2010$24.50
Cover: The Jamestown ProjectThe Jamestown ProjectKupperman, Karen OrdahlPAPERBACK02/28/2009$26.00
Cover: The Idealist: Wendell Willkie’s Wartime Quest to Build One WorldThe Idealist: Wendell Willkie’s Wartime Quest to Build One WorldZipp, SamuelHARDCOVER03/10/2020$35.00
Cover: A World of Empires: The Russian Voyage of the Frigate PalladaA World of Empires: The Russian Voyage of the Frigate PalladaBojanowska, Edyta M.HARDCOVER04/16/2018$35.00
Cover: Europe’s India: Words, People, Empires, 1500–1800Europe’s India: Words, People, Empires, 1500–1800Subrahmanyam, SanjayHARDCOVER03/13/2017$41.00
Cover: New Worlds, Ancient Texts: The Power of Tradition and the Shock of DiscoveryNew Worlds, Ancient Texts: The Power of Tradition and the Shock of DiscoveryGrafton, AnthonyPAPERBACK03/15/1995$42.50
Cover: The Botany of Empire in the Long Eighteenth CenturyThe Botany of Empire in the Long Eighteenth CenturyBatsaki, Yota
Cahalan, Sarah Burke
Tchikine, Anatole
HARDCOVER01/02/2017$90.00
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