North-East Passage to Muscovy: Stephen Borough and the First Tudor Explorations

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Stephen Borough led the first great Tudor exploration. He undertook to find a north-east passage to China and the riches of the Orient. He created the first trading company-the Muscovy Company. The book explores these important voyages, the motivation behind them, the geographical knowledge acquired on the voyage which put England in the forefront of cartography.

North-East Passage to Muscovy: Stephen Borough and the First Tudor Explorations 2005, Sutton Publishing

ISBN-13: 9780750940641

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