Tudor Adventurers : an Arctic Voyage of Discovery : the Hunt for the Northeast Passage

By: EVANS, J. R.

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In this moving story of daring, discovery, tragedy, and adventure, historian James Evans vividly shows how the 1553 voyage of Sir Hugh Willoughby, a brave gentleman soldier, and Richard Chancellor, a brilliant young scientist and practical man of the sea, laid the foundations for England's expansion on a global stage. ix, 383 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : color illustrations, maps. An 'as new' copy - bright, fresh and unmarked in a similar, unclipped dustjacket. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. Unpacked weight 586g. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World rates based on specific destination and weight.

Title: Tudor Adventurers : an Arctic Voyage of Discovery : the Hunt for the Northeast Passage

Author Name: EVANS, J. R.

Categories: Britain - History, Politics & Topography, Travel, Exploration & Voyages, Polar Regions, Biography & Autobiography,

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Publisher: New York, Pegasus Books: 2014

ISBN Number: 1605986135

ISBN Number 13: 9781605986135

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: As New

Jacket Condition: As New

Type: Hardcover

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 052445

Keywords: EXPLORERS ARCTIC NORTHWEWST PASSAGE RICHARDCHANCELLOR HUGH WILLOUGHBY