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Publisher: Facts on File
ISBN10: 0816052573 ISBN13: 9780816052578 DDC: 910/.9/01 LCC: G86


Discusses the voyages, navigation routes, and watercraft of explorers in the ancient world, from prehistoric times to the beginning of the Middle Ages.


Includes bibliographical references (p. 129-130), filmography (p. 130-131) and index. Pytheas voyages north -- The original explorers -- Early ancient explorers -- The inquisitive Greeks --Alexander the Great and the Hellenistic world -- The expansive Romans -- China's and Asia's role in exploration -- A world closes in.


  • LCC: G86
  • Dewey Decimal: 910/.9/01

Book Details

  • Language: eng
  • Physical Description: xv, 144 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.


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