Beyond the Blue Horizon
How the Earliest Mariners Unlocked the Secrets of the OceansBook - 2012
Looks at the early development of navigation, examining how ancient humans discovered the secrets of wind, tides, and stars that allowed them to make long voyages that profoundly changed human civilization.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Bloomsbury Press, c2012
Edition: 1st U.S. ed
Characteristics: xx, 313 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm