Round About the Earth

Round About the Earth

Circumnavigation From Magellan to Orbit

Book - 2012
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"In this first full history of around-the-world travel, Joyce E. Chaplin brilliantly tells the story of circumnavigation."--
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2012.
Edition: 1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
ISBN: 9781416596196
1416596194
Branch Call Number: 910.41 Chaplin 11/2012
Characteristics: xxi, 535 p., [16] p. of plates :,ill., maps ;,25 cm.

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DavidAbbs
Mar 25, 2014

Beginning was interesting, from initial voyages to age of free booters to pirates to western infrastructure for globe trotting. Latter half got pretty boring and I lost steam around page 250 of 500.

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