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A Continent Upside Down : A New Interpretation of Ancient and Medieval Voyages and Travels

By: Anderson, Taimi Rachel

Price: $21.60

Publisher: Ironwood, Woodland Press: 1983

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 012311

Condition: Very Good


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THE FIRST EXPLORERS

By: Barker, Felix

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Doubleday New York: 1973

Seller ID: 005298I

ISBN: 038504352X

Condition: Very Good


Remainder spray on bottom page edges. Minor wear to edges. Front jacket flap vertical diagonal crease, price-clipped. Binding tight, pages unmarked. Illustrated throughout View more info

SAILOR HISTORIAN, The Best of Samuel Eliot Morison

By: Beck, Emily Morison (ed.)

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, U.S.A., Houghton Mifflin: 1977

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 011964

ISBN: 0395254442

Condition: Very Good


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SAILOR HISTORIAN, The Best of Samuel Eliot Morison

By: Beck, Emily Morison (ed.)

Price: $6.75

Publisher: Boston, MA, U.S.A., Houghton Mifflin: 1977

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 044942

ISBN: 0395254442

Condition: Very Good


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SAILOR HISTORIAN, The Best of Samuel Eliot Morison

By: Beck, Emily Morison (ed.)

Price: $5.40

Publisher: Boston, MA, U.S.A., Houghton Mifflin: 1977

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 068816

ISBN: 0395254442

Condition: Very Good


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Ulysses Found

By: Bradford, Ernie

Price: $8.10

Publisher: U. K., Sutton: 2004

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 020988

ISBN: 0750937254

Condition: New


Ernle Bradford is a great historian of the Mediterranean and its peoples. He served in the Royal Navy during the Second World War with The Odyssey always at the foot of his bunk. Having settled in Malta after the war, he took his small yacht in search of his hero Ulysses. Starting at Troy, taking into account the winds that Ulysses would have encountered, he checked capes, islands, caves and harbours against Homer's description of Ulysses' landfall; all are described and... View more info

The Great Ship

By: Bradford, Ernle

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Hamish Hamilton London 1986: 1986

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller ID: 025024

ISBN: 0241119529

Condition: Very Good


First UK edition. Hardbound VG/VG text pages very toned- not acid free paper! 176 pages, illustrated, from Henry VIII to post WWII View more info

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Compassing the Vaste Globe of the Earth: Studies in the History of the Hakluyt Society, 1846-1996 With a Complete List of the Society's Publications : (Second Series #183)

By: Bridges, Roy; Hair, P. E. H.; Hakluyt Society

Price: $9.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Hakluyt Society: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 065651

ISBN: 0-904180-44-1

Condition: Very Good


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The World Before Columbus 1100-1492

By: Burman, Edward

Price: $6.75

Publisher: W.H.Allen London: 1989

Seller ID: 070776

ISBN: 0245547304

Condition: Near Fine


Slight foxing to top of page block. Very minor wear to jacket edges. View more info

The World Before Columbus 1100-1492

By: Burman, Edward

Price: $5.85

Publisher: W.H.Allen London: 1989

Seller ID: 070777

ISBN: 0245547304

Condition: Very Good Plus


Slight foxing to top of page block. Bump to top of spine. Several small indentations to front of jacket. Binding and contents as new. View more info

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Sailing the Wine-Dark Sea: Why the Greeks Matter

By: Cahill, Thomas

Price: $4.50

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Doubleday: 2003

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 051920

ISBN: 0385495536

Condition: As New


In the fourth volume of the acclaimed Hinges of History series, Thomas Cahill brings his characteristic wit and style to a fascinating tour of ancient Greece. The Greeks invented everything from Western warfare to mystical prayer, from logic to statecraft. Many of their achievements, particularly in art and philosophy, are widely celebrated; other important innovations and accomplishments, however, are unknown or underappreciated. In "Sailing the Wine-Dark Sea," Thom... View more info

LOST PARADISE, The Exploration of the Pacific

By: Cameron, Ian

Price: $3.60

Publisher: Salem House Topsfield, MA: 1987

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 068812

ISBN: 0881622753

Condition: Very Good


Minor edgewear, corners bumped. Binding tight, pages unmarked. Black & white and color illustrations View more info

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A Viking Voyage : In Which an Unlikely Crew of Adventurers Attempts an Epic Journey to the New World

By: Carter, W. Hodding

Price: $7.20

Publisher: Mississauga, ON, Canada, Ballantine Books of Canada: 2000

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 012019

ISBN: 0345420039

Condition: Very Good


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Prehistoric Societies : The History of Human Societies Series

By: Clark, Grahame and Piggott, Rtuart

Price: $5.40

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1965

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 029968

Condition: Very Good


Binding tight, pages unmarked. Illustrated. Bottom boards bumped. View more info

Prehistoric Societies : The History of Human Society Series

By: Clark, Grahame and Piggott, Stuart

Price: $7.20

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1974

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 042378

ISBN: 0394441168

Condition: Very Good


Price blacked out. Binding tight, pages unmarked. Illustrated. View more info

The Voyages of Discovery

By: Crone, G. R. & Kendall, A.

Price: $2.25

Publisher: New York, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1970

Seller ID: 052735S

Condition: Very Good


Putnam Pictorial Sources Series. Boards soiled around the edges. Jacket has 2 inch tear bottom front flap, wear around the edges. Binding tight, pages unmarked. Illustrated throughout. View more info

THE VOYAGES OF DISCOVERY

By: Crone, G.R. (ed.).

Price: $2.70

Publisher: Putnams New York: 1970

Seller ID: 001245I

Condition: Near Fine


VG/VG 128 pages, illust. View more info

Voyagers to the New World

By: Davies, Nigel

Price: $5.40

Publisher: Albuquerque, New Mexico, U.S.A., Univ of New Mexico Pr: 1986

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 026824

ISBN: 0826307264

Condition: Very Good


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Voyagers to the New World

By: Davis, Nigel

Price: $5.40

Publisher: Morrow NY: 1979

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 003112I

ISBN: 0688033962

Condition: Very Good


Binding tight, pages unmarked. Illustrated. View more info

The Victoria and the Triton

By: Dibner, Bern

Price: $5.85

Publisher: Norwalk, Burndy Library: 1962

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 038752

Condition: Near Fine


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