"The Exploration of North America 1630-1776", Cumming, Hilleir, Quinn & Williams
Subject: Exploration, North America
Period: 1974 (dated)
9 x 12 inches
22.9 x 30.5 cm
Written by four experts in American history and cartography. The book is a follow-up to "The Discovery of North America". A well documented and meticulous survey of the European expansion program in the new world, featuring eye-witness accounts and narratives of the explorers and settlers. Each chapter contains a historical survey of the opening up of new land and the main exploration routes. It is profusely illustrated with maps and illustrations. 270 pp, 400 illustrations, 47 in full color. Hard bound in green cloth with dust jacket. Slight crackling of dust jacket, otherwise fine.