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The Myth of the Explorer

By: B Riffenburgh
240 pages, 8 pp plates
The Myth of the Explorer
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  • The Myth of the Explorer ISBN: 9781852932602 Hardback Dec 1993 Usually dispatched within 4 days
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  • The Myth of the Explorer ISBN: 9780192852991 Paperback Dec 1994 Out of Print #35196
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Examines how the Anglo-American press created the popular culture of the explorer as hero and patriot, whereas in reality many exploratory expeditions were tainted by deception, greed, incompetence, ignorance, and failure.

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By: B Riffenburgh
240 pages, 8 pp plates
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