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Sylvia Earle : ocean explorer —Fertig, Dennis, author.

"This book takes an engaging look at the work of ground-breaking conservationist, Sylvia Earle, and her work to protect oceans and ocean life. It covers Earle's inspiration, her methods, findings, and the impact of her w...

Arctic explorer : the story of Matthew Henson —Ferris, Jeri.

A biography of the Black explorer who discovered the North Pole.

Robert E. Peary and the rush to the North Pole : chronicles from National Geographic

Articles originally published in "National Geographic" present the life and accomplishments of Robert E. Peary, focusing on his explorations of the North Pole.

John Wesley Powell explorer of the Grand Canyon —Bruns, Roger A., 1941-
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Briefly describes Powell's early years, marriage, and Civil War service, followed by a more detailed portrait of his life as an explorer. Recalls his contributions as an adventurer, conservationist, geologist, and anthr...