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The Resource Journey : an illustrated history of travel, foreword, Michael Collins ; contributors, Simon Adams, R.G. Grant, Andrew Humphreys

Journey : an illustrated history of travel, foreword, Michael Collins ; contributors, Simon Adams, R.G. Grant, Andrew Humphreys

Label
Journey : an illustrated history of travel
Title
Journey
Title remainder
an illustrated history of travel
Statement of responsibility
foreword, Michael Collins ; contributors, Simon Adams, R.G. Grant, Andrew Humphreys
Creator
Contributor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An illustrated account of human movement, travel, exploration, and scientific discovery-from the first trade networks in ancient Sumer to the epic Voyager missions. Human journeys arise from all manner of impulses, from migration and the search for food, to pilgrimages, trade, scientific curiosity, or simply the quest for adventure. Journey traces each through lively accounts, alongside the biographies of conquerors, explorers, and travelers; stories of technological innovation; literary journals; and works of art. Themed spreads and feature panels capture the romance of travel with evocative accounts, archive images, historic maps, and artifacts, while catalog spreads add glamour and nostalgia, showcasing objects and documents associated with the rise of travel, such as postcards and passports. A textured cover with a picture-perfect image and shiny finishes make it ideal for gift-giving. Produced in association with the Smithsonian Institution
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Cataloging source
TOH
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Adams, Simon
Dewey number
910.202
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • photographs
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 1965-
  • 1960-
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  • Grant, R. G.
  • Humphreys, Andrew
  • Collins, Michael
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  • Travel
  • Emigration and immigration
Label
Journey : an illustrated history of travel, foreword, Michael Collins ; contributors, Simon Adams, R.G. Grant, Andrew Humphreys
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • At head of cover title: Smithsonian
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
31 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
440 pages
Isbn
9781465464149
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, photographs, maps, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)on1005090617
Label
Journey : an illustrated history of travel, foreword, Michael Collins ; contributors, Simon Adams, R.G. Grant, Andrew Humphreys
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • At head of cover title: Smithsonian
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
31 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
440 pages
Isbn
9781465464149
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, photographs, maps, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)on1005090617

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