Illustrated Book of Great AdventuresBook - 1999
This is a collection of true-life adventure stories of shipwrecks, storms, battles and bandits, collated from around the world. It features the great voyages of Marco Polo and Captain Cook as well as lesser known explorers. It also includes early accounts of exploration of unknown lands as well as modern tales of space travel.
Publisher: London : Dorling Kindersley, 1999.
Characteristics: 96 p. : col. ill., col. maps ; 26 cm.
Alternative Title: Great adventures.