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Scribner Science Reference Series - Geographers and Explorers (Scribner Science Reference Series)

by Barry M. Gough

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Published by Charles Scribner"s Sons .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Explorers & discoverers,
  • Geographical discovery & exploration,
  • Scientists,
  • Technology - History,
  • Explorers,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Biography,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Science & Technology - History,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9),
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Geographers,
  • Biography & Autobiography - Science & Technology,
  • Language, Literature And Biography,
  • Children"s 9-12 - Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography,
  • Discoveries in geography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatBoard book
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7721006M
    ISBN 100684806622
    ISBN 109780684806624

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    Charles Francis Hall, Arctic Researches and Life Among the Esquimaux: Being the Narrative of an Expedition in Search of Sir John Franklin, in the Years , , and (New York, Harper, ); and Charles Francis Hall, Narrative of the Second Arctic Expedition Made by Charles F. Hall: His Voyage to Repulse Bay, Sledge Journeys to the Straits of Fury and Hecla and to King William's Land.   26 Two explorers were even commissioned to identify areas for possible resettlement. 27 As Bashford explains: An entire generation of geographers was busy mapping global limits and new human–natural frontiers: world wheat lines, rice lines, and maize lines; lines of rainfall; latitudes and altitudes where average temperatures fell beyond the Cited by: 8.

    Cambridge Core - History of Ideas and Intellectual History - A History of Archaeological Thought - by Bruce G. TriggerCited by: PREFACE. The compiler of a series of sketches of American Explorers and Travellers experiences at the very outset a serious embarrassment from the superabundant wealth of original material at his command. The history of America for two hundred years after the voyage of Joliet has been the history of courageous, persistent, and successful exploration, wherein the track of the explorer.


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