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Creator:
Howgego, Raymond John, 1946-
Title(s):

Encyclopedia of exploration, 1850 to 1940 : continental exploration / Raymond John Howgego.

Published/Created:
Potts Point, N.S.W. : Hordern House, 2008
Physical Description:
xii, 1047 p. ; 29 cm.
Holdings:
Reference Library
G200 .H69 2008 (LC) Oversize
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
"A comprehensive reference guide to the history and literature of exploration, travel and colonialization in Africa, Asia, Australia and the Americas from 1850 to the early decades of the twentieth century."--T.p.
" ... 950 major articles ... examines the lives and achievements of nearly 4000 explorers, travellers ..."--Dust jacket flap
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
"A comprehensive reference guide to the history and literature of exploration, travel and colonisation in Africa, Asia, Australia and the Americas from 1850 to the early decades of the twentieth century"--Title page.
Subject Terms:
Adventure and adventurers -- Encyclopedias.
Discoveries in geography -- Encyclopedias.
Explorers -- Biography.
Explorers -- Encyclopedias.
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