The Oxford Companion to World Exploration
Editor in Chief: David Buisseret
Reviews and Awards
A Library Journal Best Reference of 2007!
"The well-written essays do more than just give the basic facts; they interpret the subject so its importance in the scheme of exploration is explained....With its articles on the literature and legends of exploration and travel, The Oxford Companion to World Exploration is a valuable reference set that high school, academic, and public libraries should add to their collections."--Booklist
"Every article is written and signed by a prominent scholar in the field of exploration studies. All entries offer futher reading recommendations. ...Recommended."--CHOICE
"Well-writen and provides an interesting, diverse overview of world exploration."--RUSQ