all ebooks in category: Expeditions & Discoveries World History (18)

Infinite Powers: How Calculus Reveals the Secrets of the Universe
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt | English | 2019 | ISBN-10: 1328879984 | 384 pages | PDF | 11.58 MB

by Steven Strogatz (Author) From preeminent math personality and author of The Joy of x, a brilliant and endlessly appealing explanation of calculus – how …

«The Voyage of the Beagle» by Charles Darwin
English | ISBN: 9783736414969 | EPUB | 0.7 MB

The Voyage of the Beagle is the title most commonly given to reissues of the book written by Charles Darwin and published in 1839 as …

Consuming Identities: Visual Culture in Nineteenth-Century San Francisco
English | 2018 | ISBN: 0190268972 | 417 Pages | PDF | 69 MB

Along with the rapid expansion of the market economy and industrial production methods, such innovations as photography, lithography, and steam printing created a pictorial revolution …

«From Venus to Antarctica» by John Dunmore
English | ISBN: 9781775590163 | EPUB | 1.0 MB

Jules-Sebastien-Cesar Dumont D'Urville (1790-1842) undertook three global voyages of exploration and is the navigator who made the single greatest contribution to perfecting the map of …

From Venus to Antarctica: The life of Dumont d'Urville
English | November 28, 2012 | ISBN: 0908988710, 1458779653 | EPUB | 260 pages | 0.99 MB

Jules-Sebastien-César Dumont D’Urville (1790–1842) undertook three global voyages of exploration and is the navigator who made the single greatest contribution to perfecting the map of …

Chasing a Dream: The Exploration of the Imaginary Pacific
English | June 9, 2016 | ISBN: 1927262798 | EPUB | 224 pages | 6.4 MB

Early Europeans may have believed the world was flat, but by the Middle Ages there was widespread acceptance that it was, in fact, a globe. …

Did Ancient Chinese Explore America? My Journey Through the Rocky Mountains to Find Answers
English | 2013 | ISBN: 1611530806 | 180 pages | EPUB | 32 MB

Did Ancient Chinese Explore America? My Journey Through the Rocky Mountains to Find Answers A Chinese classic, the Shan Hai Jing, reportedly from 2000 BC …

Humboldt's Cosmos: Alexander von Humboldt and the Latin American Journey that Changed the Way We See the World
2011 | ASIN: B0064TJTVC, ISBN: 1592400523, 1592401066 | English | 358 pages | EPUB | 2 MB

Alexander von Humboldt was the reigning scientific mind of the early nineteenth century, a unique combination of naturalist and adventurer. With his companion Aimé Bonpland, …

Extreme Eiger: The Race to Climb the Eiger Direct (Legends and Lore)
English | February 16, 2016 | ISBN: 1680510509 | EPUB | 400 pages | 29.3 MB

The classic story of a notorious climb, now revised, updated, and expanded by the original author with new information Literally a race to ascend Europe's …

The Crusades (Guide to...)
English | February 11th, 2016 | ISBN: 1472809661 | 88 pages | EPUB | 4.97 MB

Born amid immense suffering and bloodshed, the Kingdom of Jerusalem remained a battlefield for almost 200 years. The Crusades gave rise to the Military Orders …