Explorers & Discoverers
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See also: Humanities
- Add to BasketScottish Explorers: Amazing Facts
- Paperback - NMS
Scots have travelled across the globe as aviators, botanists, geologists, mountaineers, and scientists - and some just wanted to wander the world. This book is arranged by place and the explorers presented include David Livingstone, 'Birdie' Bowers and many other intrepid men and women, several of whom came to grisly ends.
- Add to BasketArctic Hero
- Paperback - Barrington Stoke
Catherine Johnson tells the incredible story of Matthew Henson, the African-American explorer who was written out of history - despite being one of the first to reach the North Pole. She presents a fascinating life, a great adventure and a compelling story of prejudice.
- Add to BasketThe Story Of David Livingstone
- Hardback - Waverley
The Corbies series brings the heroes and rogues, triumphs and tragedies of Scottish history vibrantly into life.