Reinterpreting Exploration

Author(s): 
Kennedy, Dane
ISBN: 
9780199755332
Date published: 
January 2014
Paperback
Price: 
£16.99

This book provides a fresh and accessible introduction to recent debates about European exploration's role in the making of the modern world. It challenges celebratory narratives of exploration, concentrating instead on its contribution to imperial and scientific agendas and its dependence on indigenous agents.