Great adventures that changed our world: the world's great explorers, their triumphs and tragedies

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Reader's Digest Association, 1978 - Biography & Autobiography - 384 pages
Presents accounts of more than a hundred great journeys, from the first voyage beyond the horizon to the first lunar landing, using diaries, logs, and other primary sources

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Contents

The Discovery of the World
8
Navigators in Unknown Seas
40
The Conquistadors
88
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