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Explorer
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Published:
London ; New York : DK, 2012.
Format:
Book
Edition:
Rev. ed.
Physical Desc:
72 pages : ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps ; 29 cm.
Status:
Main Library - Kids Non-Fiction
j910.9 M441e 2012
Description
How did the earliest sailors navigate? Who crossed the Australian continent first? What did the Egyptians find in the "Land of the Gods"? DK Eyewitness Books: Explorer takes a look at the worlds of Amelia Earhart, Jacques Cousteau, Marco Polo and other famous explorers, sharing real-life photographs of their equipment and personal possessions, as well as objects they found. Readers will see arrows shot into Livingstone's boat, Spanish conquistadors gold, and insect specimens brought back by naturalist explorers and gain an understanding of the extraordinary explorations that helped shape our world today.

The most trusted nonfiction series on the market, Eyewitness Books provide an in-depth, comprehensive look at their subjects with a unique integration of words and pictures. The story of exploration -- from early expeditions to high-tech trips into space -- is presented in vivid visual detail in this intriguing guide.

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Language:
English
ISBN:
9780756698263 (lib. bdg.), 075669826X (lib. bdg.), 9780756698256, 0756698251
Reading Level:
MG
Level 8.5, 1 Points

Notes

General Note
At head of title: Eyewitness.
General Note
"Discover the story of exploration-- from early expeditions to high-tech trips into space"--Cover.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (p. 68-69) and index.
Description
Photographs and text examine the history of explorers and exploration, and highlight many of their discoveries.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Matthews, R. (2012). Explorer. Rev. ed. London ; New York: DK.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Matthews, Rupert. 2012. Explorer. London ; New York: DK.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Matthews, Rupert, Explorer. London ; New York: DK, 2012.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Matthews, Rupert. Explorer. Rev. ed. London ; New York: DK, 2012. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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