skip to content
The story of explorers and exploration Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The story of explorers and exploration

Author: Penny Clarke
Publisher: Brighton : Book House, 2007.
Series: Adventures in the real world.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
"Covers the history of exploration throughout the ages, and shows how technological advancements and inventions have played a pivotal role in exploring uncharted lands"--Publisher's description.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Children's nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Penny Clarke
ISBN: 9781905638024 1905638027 1905638035 9781905638031
OCLC Number: 123375742
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 64 pages : color illustrations, color maps, color portraits ; 29 cm.
Contents: The first explorers --
The Egyptians explore --
The Greek empire --
Rome: the empire grows --
Crossing oceans --
Vikings: raiders to traders --
Muslim explorers --
Marco Polo's travels --
1492 America! --
Around the world --
Conquistadors attack! --
Drake and Raleigh --
Galleon 1586 --
a new life --
French explorers --
Cook in the Pacific --
Europeans explore Africa --
Doctor Livingstone? --
Women explorers --
From coast to coast --
Lewis and Clark --
The way to the west --
Across Australia --
To the North Pole --
Racing southward --
Below the waves --
Exploring space --
Robots to Mars! --
A future in space?
Series Title: Adventures in the real world.
Responsibility: Penny Clarke.

Abstract:

"Covers the history of exploration throughout the ages, and shows how technological advancements and inventions have played a pivotal role in exploring uncharted lands"--Publisher's description.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/123375742> # The story of explorers and exploration
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "123375742" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/102158425#Place/brighton> ; # Brighton
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/102158425#Topic/explorers> ; # Explorers
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/918556> ; # Explorers
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/102158425#Topic/discoveries_in_geography> ; # Discoveries in geography
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/894950> ; # Discoveries in geography
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/910.9/e22/> ;
   schema:audience <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/123375742#Audience> ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/18929608> ; # Penny Clarke
   schema:datePublished "2007" ;
   schema:description ""Covers the history of exploration throughout the ages, and shows how technological advancements and inventions have played a pivotal role in exploring uncharted lands"--Publisher's description."@en ;
   schema:description "The first explorers -- The Egyptians explore -- The Greek empire -- Rome: the empire grows -- Crossing oceans -- Vikings: raiders to traders -- Muslim explorers -- Marco Polo's travels -- 1492 America! -- Around the world -- Conquistadors attack! -- Drake and Raleigh -- Galleon 1586 -- a new life -- French explorers -- Cook in the Pacific -- Europeans explore Africa -- Doctor Livingstone? -- Women explorers -- From coast to coast -- Lewis and Clark -- The way to the west -- Across Australia -- To the North Pole -- Racing southward -- Below the waves -- Exploring space -- Robots to Mars! -- A future in space?"@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/102158425> ;
   schema:genre "Children's nonfiction"@en ;
   schema:genre "Juvenile works"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/102158425#Series/adventures_in_the_real_world> ; # Adventures in the real world.
   schema:name "The story of explorers and exploration"@en ;
   schema:productID "123375742" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/123375742#PublicationEvent/brighton_book_house_2007> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/102158425#Agent/book_house> ; # Book House
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781905638024> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781905638031> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA758552> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA729405> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/123375742> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/102158425#Series/adventures_in_the_real_world> # Adventures in the real world.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/123375742> ; # The story of explorers and exploration
   schema:name "Adventures in the real world." ;
   schema:name "Adventures in the real world" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/894950> # Discoveries in geography
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Discoveries in geography"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/918556> # Explorers
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Explorers"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/18929608> # Penny Clarke
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Clarke" ;
   schema:givenName "Penny" ;
   schema:name "Penny Clarke" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781905638024>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1905638027" ;
   schema:isbn "9781905638024" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781905638031>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1905638035" ;
   schema:isbn "9781905638031" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.