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Author: David AngusNicolas SoamesDavid TimsonSarah ButcherJenny AgutterAll authors
Publisher: Franklin, Tenn. : NAXOS Audio Books Ltd., ℗2003.
Series: Classic literature with classical music.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Uses historical evidence to tell the stories of nine great adventures and the lives of the men from Marco Polo to the astronauts on the Apollo moon missions.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Children's nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Named Person: Marco Polo; Muhammad Batt-u-ti; Christopher Columbus; Bartolomeu Dias; Vasco da Gama; Fernão de Magalhães; James Cook; Meriwether Lewis; William Clark; Henry M Stanley; David Livingstone
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: David Angus; Nicolas Soames; David Timson; Sarah Butcher; Jenny Agutter; Frances Jeater; Sam Dastor; Kerry Shale; Naxos AudioBooks, Ltd.
ISBN: 9626342919 9789626342916
OCLC Number: 53380528
Notes: Compact discs.
Information in leaflet by Nicolas Soames and Jenny Agutter inserted on container.
"Classic literature with classical music"--Container.
Credits: Produced by Nicolas Soames and David Timson ; edited by Sarah Butcher.
Performer(s): Read by Frances Jeater, Sam Dastor, and Kerry Shale.
Description: 2 audio discs (approximately 2 hr., 36 min.) : digital, Dolby, digitally mastered ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 leaflet.
Contents: CD 1, Introduction ; Marco Polo (1254-1324) --
Ibn Battuta (c. 1304-1368) --
Christopher Columbus (1451-1506) --
Bartolomeu Diaz (c. 1450-1500) --
Vasco da Gama (c.1460-1524) --
Ferdinand Magellan (1480-1521) (1:79:11) CD 2, Captain Cook (1728-1779) --
Lewis and Clark and the Corps of discovery --
Dr. David Livingstone and Henry Morton Stanley --
The Apollo mission to the moon. (1:16:26).
Series Title: Classic literature with classical music.
Responsibility: David Angus.

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Uses historical evidence to tell the stories of nine great adventures and the lives of the men from Marco Polo to the astronauts on the Apollo moon missions.

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