Golovnin, Krusenstern, Kotzebue. Alpha and omega - the great Russian seafarers
in 3 vols.
Format 168×260 mm
606, p. 376,664
Paper Olin Regular (France)
Composite a handmade binding: genuine leather, designer paper
Composite case handmade: faux leather, designer paper
In the three volumes of "the Great Russian seafarers" includes works of prominent travelers, who made an invaluable contribution to the world of geographical science. Report by Ivan Fedorovich Kruzenshtern on the first in the history of the Fatherland circumnavigation describes the life and customs of the peoples of China and Japan. Vasily Mikhailovich Golovnin in his work tells the story of a voyage round the world, during which the expedition visited the far East, Kamchatka and the Kuril Islands. The fascinating history of Otto von Kotzebue on a voyage across the Bering Strait around the North America to Europe tells of the discovery of hundreds of unknown Islands in the Pacific ocean.