Encyclopedia of Exploration
English | 30 Jun. 2004 | ISBN: 0816046786 | 1424 Pages | PDF | 71 MB
The desire for knowledge, resources, and fame as well as a sense of duty and adventurousness has driven intrepid explorers away from their homes and into the unknown since the time of the first people. Human beings are naturally curious, and their ability to imagine what lies just beyond the horizon has helped them populate the globe, driven their technological advancements, and allowed them to discover new ways of surviving in even the most inhospitable of environments.