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Travels, Explorations, and Empires

Travels, Explorations, and Empires

Writings from the Era of Imperial Expansion, 1770-1835

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Published by Pickering & Chatto Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Classic travel writing,
  • Geographical discovery & exploration,
  • History,
  • Atlases,
  • Travel - General,
  • Antarctica,
  • Arctic regions,
  • East Asia, Far East,
  • Middle East,
  • North America,
  • Essays & Travelogues,
  • 19th century,
  • Early works to 1800,
  • Travelers" writings,
  • Voyages and travels

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsTim Fulford (Editor), Carol Bolton (Editor), Peter J. Kitson (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages4
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8972811M
    ISBN 101851967206
    ISBN 109781851967209

    Kupte si knihu Travels, Explorations and Empires, , Part I: Kitson, Peter J.: za nejlepší cenu se slevou. Podívejte se i na další z miliónů zahraničních knih v naší nabídce. Zasíláme rychle a levně po ČR. Kupte si knihu Travels, Explorations and Empires, , Part II: Kitson, Peter: za nejlepší cenu se slevou. Podívejte se i na další z miliónů zahraničních knih v naší nabídce. Zasíláme rychle a levně po ČR.

      The Age of Exploration ended in the early 17th century after technological advancements and increased knowledge of the world allowed Europeans to travel easily across the globe by sea. The creation of permanent settlements and colonies created a network of communication and trade, therefore ending the need to search for new : Amanda Briney. Review of Kitson, P Nineteenth-Century Travels, Explorations and Empires. / Driver, Felix. In: Journal of Imperial & Commonwealth History, Vol. 34, , p. Research output: Contribution to journal › Book/Film/Article review.

    European exploration - European exploration - The Age of Discovery: In the years from the midth to the midth century, a combination of circumstances stimulated men to seek new routes, and it was new routes rather than new lands that filled the minds of kings and commoners, scholars and seamen. First, toward the end of the 14th century, the vast empire of the Mongols was breaking up. African Travels. Editor. Volume 5 in the series Travels, Explorations, and Empires: Writings from the Era of Imperial Expansion, Routledge, Slavery, Abolition, and Emancipation: Writings in the British Romantic Period. Co-General Editor with Peter J. .


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