Polar fleece, titanium, and GPS have forever changed the face of exploration. Today an explorer can make a phone call from the top of Mount Everest and geo-locate himself in the thickest rain forest or the widest desert.
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(236mm x 158mm x 38mm)
National Geographic Books
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Author Biography - Mark Jenkins
Mark Jenkins, chief historian of the National Geographic Society's archives, has in all likelihood read every single article ever published in the magazine. Among other accomplishments, he is the co-author of "High Adventure, " an illustrated history of the Society.