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The Resource Exploration in the age of empire, 1750-1953, Kevin Patrick Grant ; John S. Bowman and Maurice Isserman, general editors

Exploration in the age of empire, 1750-1953, Kevin Patrick Grant ; John S. Bowman and Maurice Isserman, general editors

Label
Exploration in the age of empire, 1750-1953
Title
Exploration in the age of empire, 1750-1953
Statement of responsibility
Kevin Patrick Grant ; John S. Bowman and Maurice Isserman, general editors
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
Discusses European exploration in Africa, Asia, and the Middle East from the second half of the eighteenth century to the mid-twentieth century
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
202435
Cataloging source
DLC
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Grant, Kevin
Dewey number
910.9
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 9
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1931-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bowman, John Stewart
  • Isserman, Maurice
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Discovery & exploration
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Explorers
  • Discoveries in geography
  • Discoveries in geography
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Exploration in the age of empire, 1750-1953, Kevin Patrick Grant ; John S. Bowman and Maurice Isserman, general editors
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0414/2003025847.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 152-154) and index
Contents
"Dr. Livingstone, I presume?" -- The modern era of exploration and empire -- The great game in Central Asia -- Following the Niger and the Nile -- Taming the Heart of Darkness -- Pilgrimages to Mecca and the Arabian sands -- Exploring the top of the world
Control code
000025295340
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 166 p.
Isbn
9780816052608
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Exploration in the age of empire, 1750-1953, Kevin Patrick Grant ; John S. Bowman and Maurice Isserman, general editors
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0414/2003025847.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 152-154) and index
Contents
"Dr. Livingstone, I presume?" -- The modern era of exploration and empire -- The great game in Central Asia -- Following the Niger and the Nile -- Taming the Heart of Darkness -- Pilgrimages to Mecca and the Arabian sands -- Exploring the top of the world
Control code
000025295340
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 166 p.
Isbn
9780816052608
Other physical details
ill., maps

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