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Mapping the World

by Whitfield, Peter

Condition: Fine/Slipcase in very good condition


London: Folio Society, 2000. Hardback. Fine/Slipcase in very good condition. Folio Society, London, 2000. Book condition: fine and with an unread feel. Original pictorial slipcase in fine condition. This is a biref history of a very large subject. The history of exploration is full of legends which, while they are not untrue, contain only a part of the truth. They are legends of men challenging the unknown, displaying heroism and endurance, or meeting death in arctic seas and burning deserts. A fascinating and beautifully illustrated book.


  • Bookseller: Ariadne Books GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 1303953
  • Title: Mapping the World
  • Author: Whitfield, Peter
  • Format/binding:Hardback
  • Book condition: Used - Fine
  • Jacket condition: Slipcase in very good condition
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Folio Society
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 2000
  • Keywords: Travel,topgrpahy,mapping the world,exploration


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