The Best Adventure and Exploration Stories Ever Told

Product Number: EB00743374
Released: Nov 19, 2018
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781626365032
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing
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Description

From a Viking voyage to a polar expedition, get your adrenaline pumping with these "exciting stories" (Booklist). The Best Adventure and Exploration Stories Ever Told compiles the works of authors from all over the world, and from the distant past to recent eras. Including both fiction and nonfiction, this collection features authors such as Herman Melville, Jack London, Joseph Conrad, and Jules Verne; Homer's mythic tales and Iceland's mesmerizing sagas from the tenth and eleventh centuries; accounts from Shackleton's polar expeditions, Lewis and Clark's journeys, and Magellan's perilous travels to uncharted areas; and many more. Representing a thousand years of danger and discovery, these stories are full of suspense—and may just inspire you to follow in these great adventurers' footsteps. "[An] informative and eclectic mix." —Booklist

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Genre: History
Original Publish Date: Aug 01, 2013

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