New Lands, New Men: America and the Second Great Age of Discovery

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In "New Lands, New Men," the third volume in his award-winning Exploration Trilogy, one of America's leading historians tells the dramatic story of three centuries of exploration that witnessed Europeans exploring the Pacific and Northwest, Americans setting out across their own immense continent, and finally, Americans exploring new worlds: the oceans, Japan, the polar regions. Spanning the seventeenth to the nineteenth centuries, the Second Great Age of Discovery was marked by the Enlightenment's ideals of science and ...

New Lands, New Men: America and the Second Great Age of Discovery 1995, Texas State Historical Association, Austin, TX

ISBN-13: 9780876111482

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