The Conquest of the Ocean
The Illustrated History of SeafaringBook - 2013 | First American edition
Spans five thousand years of the ocean's history to tell the stories of the courageous individuals who sailed the seas for trade, to conquer new lands, and to explore the unknown, from the early Polynesians to the first circumnavigations by the Portuguese and the British.
Publisher: New York, New York : DK Publishing, 2013
Edition: First American edition
Branch Call Number: 910.4 LAVERY
Characteristics: 400 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 24 cm