Epic Adventure: Epic Flights
by Von Hardesty, illustrated by Peter Bull
The first people to fly did so in hot-air balloons. Some 120 years later, theWright brothers' heavier-than-air flying machine made powered, controlled flight possible. Ever since, aviators have aspired...
Epic Adventure: Epic Treks
by Betty Hagglund, illustrated by Peter Bull
From the earliest times, men and women explored their world. Some searched for trade routes, lost treasures, or new lands to colonize; others traveled as missionaries, to spread religious beliefs....
Epic Adventure: Epic Voyages
by Robyn Mundy and Nigel Rigby
It takes a certain kind of adventurer to sail off into the unknown of the world's oceans, sailing by the stars, alone in the vastness of a life at sea. Join an accomplished sailor for the stories...
Epic Adventure: Epic Climbs
by John Cleare
Nothing is quite so awe inspiring, or inhospitable to humans as the world's tallest mountains. Journey to the European Alps, the Himalaya, the Karakoram Range, and the polar region of North America...