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The Resource Some heroes of travel; : or, Chapters from the history of geographical discovery & enterprise. With map., Comp. and rewritten by W. H. Davenport Adams. Pub. under the direction of the Committee of general literature and education appointed by the Society for promoting Christian knowledge

Some heroes of travel; : or, Chapters from the history of geographical discovery & enterprise. With map., Comp. and rewritten by W. H. Davenport Adams. Pub. under the direction of the Committee of general literature and education appointed by the Society for promoting Christian knowledge

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Some heroes of travel; : or, Chapters from the history of geographical discovery & enterprise. With map.
Title
Some heroes of travel;
Title remainder
or, Chapters from the history of geographical discovery & enterprise. With map.
Statement of responsibility
Comp. and rewritten by W. H. Davenport Adams. Pub. under the direction of the Committee of general literature and education appointed by the Society for promoting Christian knowledge
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Language
eng
Cataloging source
PLF
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1828-1891
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Adams, W. H. Davenport
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge (Great Britain)
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  • Explorers
  • Discoveries in geography
Label
Some heroes of travel; : or, Chapters from the history of geographical discovery & enterprise. With map., Comp. and rewritten by W. H. Davenport Adams. Pub. under the direction of the Committee of general literature and education appointed by the Society for promoting Christian knowledge
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Sir Marco Polo, the Venetian, and his travels in Asia.--Mr. George F. Ruxton, and his Adventures in Mexico and the Rocky Mountains.--Doctor Barth, and Central Africa.--Mr. Thomas Witlam Atkinson, and his adventures in Siberia and Central Asia.--Alexina Tinne, and her wanderings in the Soudan.--Mr. J. A. MacGahan, and Campaigning on the Oxus.--Colonel Egerton Warburton, and exploration in West Australia.--Major Burnaby, and A ride to Khiva.--Mr. Samuel Baker, and the sources of the Nile
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
vi p., 1 l., 408 p.
Other physical details
2 maps (incl. front.)
System control number
  • 523428-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)523428
  • (Sirsi) o08210658
  • (OCoLC)8210658
Label
Some heroes of travel; : or, Chapters from the history of geographical discovery & enterprise. With map., Comp. and rewritten by W. H. Davenport Adams. Pub. under the direction of the Committee of general literature and education appointed by the Society for promoting Christian knowledge
Publication
Contents
Sir Marco Polo, the Venetian, and his travels in Asia.--Mr. George F. Ruxton, and his Adventures in Mexico and the Rocky Mountains.--Doctor Barth, and Central Africa.--Mr. Thomas Witlam Atkinson, and his adventures in Siberia and Central Asia.--Alexina Tinne, and her wanderings in the Soudan.--Mr. J. A. MacGahan, and Campaigning on the Oxus.--Colonel Egerton Warburton, and exploration in West Australia.--Major Burnaby, and A ride to Khiva.--Mr. Samuel Baker, and the sources of the Nile
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
vi p., 1 l., 408 p.
Other physical details
2 maps (incl. front.)
System control number
  • 523428-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)523428
  • (Sirsi) o08210658
  • (OCoLC)8210658

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