Journals Higher Education



20 January 2015

152 Pages | 10 illustrations

4-3/8 x 6-7/8 inches

ISBN: 9780199946952

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Exploration: A Very Short Introduction

Stewart A. Weaver

Very Short Introductions

  • Places the explorer and the act of exploration in the context of the natural history of the earth itself
  • Makes an original argument that exploration happens at the intersection of nature and power
  • Surveys the history of exploration from the ancient to the modern periods