Explorers and Discoverers of the WorldBook - 1993
More that 320 world explorers from ancient Greece to space exploration including women and non-Europeans are listed alphabetically in this source Entries are a page or more with selected bibliography and include name and dates with accomplishments and a bibliography for further research. Illustrations accompany many articles. There is a chronology of exploration by area, area maps with names of explorers and a list of explorers by area. There is an index. This edition is for older users than the UXL edition.
Publisher: Detroit : Gale Research, c1993
Branch Call Number: 910.922 EXPLORER
Characteristics: xli, 637 p. : ill. ; 29 cm