Table of Contents for Into the Unknown : How Great Explorers Found Their Way by Land, Sea, and Air


FOURTEEN AMAZING JOURNEYS
340 BC Pytheas the Greek Sails to the Arctic Circle
12(6)
AD 1003 Leif eriksson reaches the coast of america
18(6)
1271-1274 Marco Polo Rides the Silk Road to China
24(6)
1405-1407 Admiral Zheng he Crosses the Indian Ocean
30(6)
1492 Christopher Columbus Sails to the Caribbean
36(3)
1519-1522 Ferdinand Magellan's fleet circumnavigates the world
39(5)
1768-1771 Captain Cook maps the Pacific Ocean
44(6)
1858-1864 David Bivingstone explores the Zambezi River
50(3)
1895 Mary Kingsley travels alone in West Africa
53(3)
1928 Umberto Nobile Flies Over the North Pole
56(6)
1932 Auguste Piccard ascends into the stratosphere
62(4)
1960 Jacques Piccard Dives to the Challenger Deep
66(4)
1953 Edmund Hillary & Tenzing Norgay climb Everest
70(6)
1969 Neil Armstrong & Buzz Aldrin land on the moon
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