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

By: EVANS, J. R.

Price: $11.50

Publisher: New York, Pegasus Books: 2014

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 052445

ISBN: 1605986135

Condition: As New


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.... View more info