Worlds to Explore

Worlds to Explore : Classic Tales of Travel and Adventure

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Description

Polar fleece, titanium, and GPS have forever changed the face of exploration. Today an explorer can make a phone call from the top of Mount Everest and geo-locate himself in the thickest rain forest or the widest desert.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 288 pages
  • 157.5 x 231.1 x 43.2mm | 771.12g
  • Washington, United States
  • English
  • NONE
  • 0792254872
  • 9780792254874

About Mark Jenkins

Mark Jenkins, chief historian of the National Geographic Society's archives, has in all likelihood read every single article ever published in the magazine. Among other accomplishments, he is the co-author of High Adventure, an illustrated history of the Society.
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Review quote

"These stories are like potato chips; one is never enough, and they're all but impossible not to devour in rapid succession... Highly recommended." -Library Journal
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108 ratings
3.9 out of 5 stars
5 29% (31)
4 42% (45)
3 22% (24)
2 6% (7)
1 1% (1)
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