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World Travellers and Explorers (The Past in Question)

Derek Merrill

World Travellers and Explorers (The Past in Question)

by Derek Merrill

  • 121 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Edward Arnold .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History,
  • World history,
  • For National Curriculum Key Stage 3,
  • For P7-S2 (Scottish),
  • Voyages And Travels,
  • History: American

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11246890M
    ISBN 100713176490
    ISBN 109780713176490
    OCLC/WorldCa17776714

      The Italian Marco Polo is probably the world’s most famous traveler and one of the world’s first travel writers. The famous Venetian is believed to have left Venice at age 17 to embark on a year journey through the Persian Gulf and Asia, spending much of this time in China in the court of the great Mongol emperor Kublai Khan. Polo’s book, Description of the World, offered one of the. Travellers and Explorers is kind of book which is giving the reader capricious experience. Aaron Ryan: The particular book Book I Chapter I Travellers and Explorers will bring one to the new experience of reading some sort of book. The author style to describe the idea is very unique. If you try to find new book.

    No matter how many stops you make on your world tour, oneworld Explorer makes it easy to create a tailor-made itinerary. With round-the-world, round-the-clock service, we are here for you, no matter where here is. Select your destinations, choose your flights, book your round-the-world adventure. Easy! Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Start by marking “Travellers' Tales: Stories of Adventure in Far Lands, Told by Marco Polo, Columbus, Hernando Cortes, Sir Walter Raleigh, Captain Cook, and Other Famous Explorers of an Unknown World” as Want to Read:3/5(1).

      In addition to “Travel the World at Kew," the garden is also hosting a large-scale floral sculpture of a humpback whale created by Andrew Whittle . Hernando De Soto, a Spanish explorer, explored the southeastern part of the New World. He discovered the Mississippi River. Father Jacques Marquette: Marquette was a French missionary. He explored the Great Lakes Region of North America. Marquette did a lot of exploration with his good friend and fellow explorer, Louis Joliet, a Canadian.


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Chinese envoys sailed into the Indian Ocean from the late 2nd century BC, and reportedly reached Kanchipuram, known as Huangzhi (黄支) to them, or otherwise Ethiopia as asserted by Ethiopian scholars. During the late 4th and early 5th centuries, Chinese pilgrims like Faxian, Zhiyan, and Tanwujie began traveling by sea to India, bringing back Buddhist scriptures and sutras to China.

Jacob Beller's travel books on South America included Jews in Latin America (). Henry Shoshkes circled the globe many times. His travel accounts were published in the Yiddish press, and he was the author of several books, among them Your World and Mine (). In Jews in Remote Corners of the World by Ida Cowen appeared.

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