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Explorers and Travellers

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By: (1844-1935)

Explorers and Travellers by Adolphus W. Greely is a comprehensive and fascinating look at the lives and adventures of some of the most famous explorers in history. From Marco Polo to Roald Amundsen, Greely presents a detailed account of the incredible journeys taken by these pioneers, painting a vivid picture of the challenges they faced and the discoveries they made.

One of the standout features of this book is Greely's engaging writing style. He has a knack for bringing these historic figures to life, making their struggles and triumphs feel immediate and relatable. The book is filled with exciting anecdotes and details that make it a truly absorbing read.

Greely also does a great job of providing context for each explorer's journey, discussing the political, social, and cultural climate of the times in which they lived. This not only helps to illuminate the motivations behind their expeditions, but also adds depth and richness to the narrative.

Overall, Explorers and Travellers is a well-researched and captivating exploration of the human spirit of adventure. It is a must-read for anyone interested in history, exploration, and the indomitable will of the human explorers who dared to push the boundaries of the known world.

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“Explorers and Travellers” is a collection of short biographies of some of America’s intrepid explorers. Adolphus W. Greely writes brief but very complete histories of men who risked life and fortune to discover more of our world. A thoroughly enjoyable work if you enjoy exploration and adventure.

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