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Engels | Druk: 1 | Hardcover | 9780955525537
Boek cover Letters from Everest van George Lowe (Hardcover)
A First-hand Account from the Epic First Ascent
Sixty years after the first ascent of Mount Everest, this unique book of letters celebrates, in a very personal way, this most majestic of mountains. With exclusive access to the private archives of pioneering New Zealand climber George Lowe, this is a welcome tribute to an unsung hero. The conquest of Everest in the summer of 1953 was one of the twentieth-century's greatest triumphs of exploration. George Lowe's exploits on the mountain would become legendary. He was one of the lead climbers, forging the route up Everest's Lhotse Face without oxygen, and later cutting steps for his partners...
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Engels | Druk: 1 | Hardcover | 9780500252147
Boek cover Across the Arctic Ocean van Wally Herbert (Hardcover)
Original Photographs from the Last Great Polar Journey
On 21 February 1968, Wally Herbert and his team of three companions and forty huskies set out from Point Barrow, Alaska, embarking on a journey that no one had ever attempted. Sixteen hard months later they finally set foot once more on solid land, having attained the North Pole and crossed the frozen Arctic Ocean for the first time via its longest axis. It stands today as one of the greatest expeditions of all time. Illustrated with unpublished photographs and other personal materials from the Herbert archive, this exceptional photography book is a first-hand record of an astonishing journey...
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Engels | Druk: 1 | Hardcover | 9780500252192
4 op 5 sterren
Boek cover Explorers Sketchbooks van Huw Lewis-Jones (Hardcover)
The Art of Discovery & Adventure
Despite dramatic advances in technology and equipment over the centuries, there is one vital piece of kit in most explorers' pockets that hasn't changed much at all - the journal. The sketchbooks and journals presented here allow us the opportunity to share, through their own eyes and thoughts, the on-the-spot reactions of around 70 intrepid individuals as they journeyed into frozen wastes, high mountains, barren deserts and rich rainforests. Some are well known, such as Captain Scott, Charles Darwin, Thor Heyerdahl and Abel Tasman; others are unfamiliar, including Adela Breton, who...
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Nederlands | Druk: 1 | Hardcover | 9789401908504
4.8 op 5 sterren
Boek cover Het logboek van de ontdekkingsreiziger van Huw Lewis-Jones (Hardcover)
‘Het logboek van de ontdekkingsreiziger’ van Huw Lewis Jones en Kari Herbert is een prachtig vormgegeven boek vol illustraties, over de zeventig grootste ontdekkingsreizigers aller tijden. ‘Het logboek van de ontdekkingsreiziger’ is een prachtig vormgegeven koffietafelboek over de zeventig grootste ontdekkingsreizigers aller tijden. Het beschrijft de reizen van Amundsen, Cook, Darwin, Heyerdahl, Livingstone en Scott, maar ook van de Nederlanders Jan Brandes, Abel Tasman en Alexdrine Tinne. Aan de hand van hun notities en schetsen wordt de lezer meegenomen in de wereld van de...
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Engels | Druk: 1 | Hardcover | 9780500519509 | Harry Potter
5 op 5 sterren
Boek cover The Writers Map van Huw Lewis-Jones (Hardcover)
An Atlas of Imaginary Lands
The Writer's Map winner of Trade Illustrated category in the British Design and Production Awards Photography & Illustrated Travel Book of the Year at the Edward Stanford Travel Writing Awards 2019 Maps can transport us, they are filled with wonder, the possibility of real adventure and travels of the mind. This is an atlas of the journeys that writers make, encompassing not only the maps that actually appear in their books, but also the many maps that have inspired them and the sketches that they use in writing. For some, making a map is absolutely central to the craft of shaping and...
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Engels | Druk: 1 | Hardcover | 9780500021279
Boek cover The Sea Journal van Huw Lewis-Jones (Hardcover)
Seafarers' Sketchbooks
The sea has been an endless source of fascination, at once both alluring and mysterious, a place of wonder and terror. The Sea Journal contains first-hand records by a great range of travellers of their encounters with strange creatures and new lands, full of dangers and delights, pleasures and perils. In this remarkable gathering of private journals, log books, letters and diaries, we follow the voyages of intrepid sailors, from the frozen polar wastes to South Seas paradise islands, as they set down their immediate impressions of all they saw. They capture their experiences while at...
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Engels | Druk: 1 | Hardcover | 9780500022566
Boek cover Archipelago van Huw Lewis-Jones (Hardcover)
An Atlas of Imagined Islands
'Think of this atlas as the beginning of a journey and a kind of island guidebook, a rough guide to far-flung places, a Baedeker of make-believe, and a new page waiting to be filled. The cycle of Crusoes continues' Huw Lewis-Jones A new atlas of imaginary islands conjured up by an international gathering of illustrators, including work by Coralie Bickford-Smith, Bill Bragg, Marion Deuchars, Chris Riddell, Maisie Paradise Shearring, Herve Tullet, Ausra Kiudulaite and more. Islomania is a recognized affliction. But what is it about islands that is so alluring, and why do so many people...
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Nederlands | Druk: 1 | Hardcover | 9789401915922 | 304 pagina's
3.5 op 5 sterren
Boek cover Het logboek van de zeevaarder van Huw Lewis-Jones (Hardcover)
'Het logboek van de zeevaarder' van Huw Lewis-Jones is een prachtig koffietafelboek over historische zeevaarders en ontdekkingsreizigers. In het prachtige vierkleurenboek ‘Het logboek van de zeevaarder’ neemt poolreiziger Huw Lewis-Jones ons mee op ontdekkingsreis. Aan de hand van originele logboeken, brieven en dagboeken volgen we de reizen van bekende kapiteins, maar ook van matrozen, scheepskoks, chirurgijns, kunstenaars en avonturiers. Kijk mee over de schouders van nautische ontdekkingsreizigers als Sir Francis Drake, Susan Veeder, Kumataro Ito en Willem de Velde. Met prachtige...
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Engels | Hardcover | 9780712353038
Boek cover Swallowed By a Whale van Huw Lewis-Jones (Hardcover)
How to Survive the Writing Life
In this specially-commissioned anthology, sixty accomplished authors share secrets and insights into their writing lives: on their inspirations, methods, wild ideas and daily routines; on the pleasure and the pain in achieving their literary goals; on how they started out and how they hope to continue. They outline some golden rules for staying on track and talk candidly about what goes wrong as well as right. We hear from novelists, poets, biographers, and children's writers; illustrators, campaigners, teachers, mothers, husbands, an entrepreneur turned surfboard shaper, a quantum physicist,...
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