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Island of the Blue Foxes: Disaster and Triumph on Bering's Great Voyage to Alaska

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The Great Northern Expedition was the most ambitious and well-financed scientific expedition in history. Lasting nearly ten years and spanning three continents, its geographical, cartographical and natural history accomplishments are on par with James Cook's…
The Curse Of Oak Island
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|This title releases September 14, 2018

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In 1795, a teenager discovered a mysterious circular depression in the ground on Oak Island, in Nova Scotia, Canada, and ignited rumors of buried treasure. Early excavators uncovered a clay-lined shaft containing layers of soil interspersed with wooden platforms,…
The Raftsmen
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|October 10, 2017

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A dramatic and thrilling portrait of a long-forgotten true adventure and astounding seafaring achievement. In The Raftsmen , author and documentary filmmaker Ryan Barnett takes readers on an astonishing maritime adventure set in the aftermath of World War II. For…
Journey: An Illustrated History Of Travel
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|October 3, 2017

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An illustrated account of human movement, travel, exploration, and scientific discovery—from the first trade networks in ancient Sumer to the epic Voyager missions. Human journeys arise from all manner of impulses, from migration and the search for food, to…
The Lost City Of Z (movie Tie-in): A Tale Of Deadly Obsession In The Amazon

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The #1 New York Times Bestseller - Now a Major Motion Picture starring Charlie Hunnam, Tom Holland, Robert Pattinson and Sienna Miller.  In 1925, the legendary British explorer Percy Fawcett ventured into the Amazon jungle, in search of a fabled…
Frozen in Time: The Fate of the Franklin Expedition
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|May 27, 2017

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The international bestseller revealing the fate of the doomed Franklin Expedition-now with a new afterword on the discovery of Erebus and Terror, and a new section of color photos. In 1845, Sir John Franklin and his men set out to "penetrate the icy vastness of…
Shores Of Knowledge: New World Discoveries And The Scientific Imagination

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When Columbus first returned to Spain from the Caribbean, he dazzled King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella with exotic parrots, tropical flowers, and bits of gold. Inspired by the promise of riches, countless seafarers poured out of the Iberian Peninsula and wider…
Sailing Alone Around The World: The Illustrated Edition
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|November 2, 2015

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The first illustrated edition of the classic sailing memoir by Joshua Slocum, the first man to circumnavigate the globe alone! Sailing Alone Around the World is Joshua Slocum's memoir about sailing alone around the world aboard his sloop, Spray . The book was an…
Wreck Of The Whale Ship Essex: The Complete Illustrated Edition: The Extraordinary And Distressing…

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Read Owen Chase's memoir which inspired Moby-Dick and In the Heart of the Sea, the major motion picture from Ron Howard, released December 2015. Owen Chase was the first mate on the ill-fated American whaling ship Essex , which was attacked and sunk by a sperm…
When Montezuma Met Cortés: The True Story Of The Meeting That Changed History
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A dramatic rethinking of the encounter between Montezuma and Hernando Cortés that completely overturns what we know about the Spanish conquest of the Americas On November 8, 1519, the Spanish conquistador Hernando Cortés first met Montezuma, the Aztec…
The Titanic Expeditions: Diving To The Queen Of The Deep: 1985?2010
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Journey alongside scientists, cinematographers and others who have visited the wreck in every expedition between 1985 and 2010. Their findings and equipment are analyzed, and there are photographs and rare material from official archives and private collections.…
Beneath Another Sky: A Global Journey Into History
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|This title releases December 26, 2017

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In 2012, Norman Davies set off on a global circumnavigation. Native Lands is his account of the places he visited and the history he found there, from Abu Dhabi to Singapore, the settlement of Tasmania to the short-lived Republic of Texas. As in Vanished…
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