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Explorer

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The story of exploration - from early expeditions to high-tech trips into space - is presented in vivid visual detail in this intriguing guide.

DK Eyewitness Books: Explorer takes a look at the perilous and exciting worlds of explorers, sharing stunning real-life photographs of famous explorers' equipment and personal possessions, as well as the objects they found. Readers will see arrows shot into Livingstone's boat, gold found by Spanish conquistadors, and insect specimens brought back by naturalist explorers. As they learn how the earliest sailors navigated, who first crossed the Australian continent, what the Egyptians found in the legendary "Land of the Gods," and more, readers will gain an understanding of the extraordinary explorations that helped shape our world today.


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Publisher: DK Publishing Edition: Revised

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  • ISBN: 9781465411167
  • File size: 47337 KB
  • Release date: September 10, 2012

Formats

PDF ebook

Languages

English

Levels

Lexile® Measure:1100
Text Difficulty:7-9

The story of exploration - from early expeditions to high-tech trips into space - is presented in vivid visual detail in this intriguing guide.

DK Eyewitness Books: Explorer takes a look at the perilous and exciting worlds of explorers, sharing stunning real-life photographs of famous explorers' equipment and personal possessions, as well as the objects they found. Readers will see arrows shot into Livingstone's boat, gold found by Spanish conquistadors, and insect specimens brought back by naturalist explorers. As they learn how the earliest sailors navigated, who first crossed the Australian continent, what the Egyptians found in the legendary "Land of the Gods," and more, readers will gain an understanding of the extraordinary explorations that helped shape our world today.


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