The Story of Geographical Discovery: How the World Became Known: HOW THE WORLD BECAME KNOWN: HOW THE WORLD BECAME KNOWN (Paperback)

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The Story of Geographical Discovery: How the World Became Known: HOW THE WORLD BECAME KNOWN: HOW THE WORLD BECAME KNOWN (Paperback)

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"The Story of Geographical Discovery" by Joseph Jacobs is a fascinating book that delves into the history of exploration and discovery. The book takes readers on a journey through time, from the earliest explorers who set out on perilous voyages in search of new lands, to the more recent expeditions that explored the far reaches of the world.

Jacobs presents a comprehensive account of the most famous explorers, including Columbus, Magellan, Cook, and many others. He also highlights the lesser-known explorers whose contributions have often been overlooked. The book covers a wide range of topics, including the technology and equipment used by explorers, the impact of exploration on the world, and the challenges and dangers that explorers faced.

One of the strengths of the book is Jacobs' ability to bring history to life through vivid storytelling. He uses a narrative approach to recount the adventures and hardships of the early explorers, making the book both informative and entertaining.

Overall, "The Story of Geographical Discovery" is a must-read for anyone interested in history, exploration, and the human spirit of adventure.

Product Details ISBN: 9781835525838
ISBN-10: 1835525830
Publisher: Sophia Blunder
Publication Date: April 12th, 2024
Pages: 108
Language: English