Author: Kenneth Pletcher
The Age of Exploration: From Christopher Columbus to Ferdinand Magellan
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The Britannica Guide to Explorers and Adventurers
People have been pushing boundaries in search of fame and fortune for centuries, from ancient times to the present day. A quest for knowledge has been another impetus for testing personal and universal limits, as has the thrill of adventure. Within these pages, readers will discover detailed accounts of the lives of explorers and adventurers throughout the ages, men and women whose journeys have been remarkable, whatever their motivation.