World discovery.

1491. New revelations of the Americas before Columbus by Charles C. Mann

1493. Uncovering the New World Columbus Created by Charles C. Mann

A man most driven: Captain John Smith, Pocahontas and the founding of America by Firstbook Peter

African Presence in Early Asia by Ivan Van Sertima

Ancient geography - the discovery of the world in classical Greece and Rome by Roller Duane W

Antarctica. Exploring the Extreme: 400 Years of Adventure by Marilyn J. Landis

Antipodes. In Search of the Southern Continent by Avan Judd Stallard

Asia and Western Dominance. A Survey of the Vasco Da Gama Epoch of Asian History, 1498-1945 by K. M. Panikkar

Beyond the Northlands. Viking Voyages and the Old Norse Sagas by Eleanor Rosamund Barraclough

Amerigo Vespucci

Books about Amerigo Vespucci

Amerigo. The Man Who Gave His Name to America by Felipe Fernandez-Armesto

Amerigo Vespucci by Frederick A. Ober

Amerigo Vespucci. Letter to Piero Soderini 1504

The Letters of Amerigo Vespucci and Other Documents Illustrative of His Career by Clements Robert, Sir Markham

Christopher Columbus

Books about Christopher Columbus

Marco Polo

Marco Emilio Polo was a Venetian merchant, explorer and writer who travelled through Asia along the Silk Road between 1271 and 1295.

Vasco Da Gama


Ferdinand Magellan


Ferdinand Magellan by Frederick A. Ober (1907)

Ferdinand Magellan And The Quest To Circle The Globe by Samuel Willard Crompton

The life of Ferdinand Magellan, and the first circumnavigation of the globe. 1480-1521

Captain James Cook

The Explorations of Captain James Cook in the Pacific. As Told by Selections of His Own Journals by James Cook, A. Grenfell Price


Discovering Indigenous Lands. The Doctrine of Discovery in the English Colonies by Robert J. Miller

Discoveries of the World. From their First Original Unto the Year of our Lord 1555 by António Galvano

Early America Revisited by Ivan Van Sertima

Empire’s crossroads - a history of the Caribbean from Columbus to the present day by Gibson Carrie

Empires of the Weak The Real Story of European Expansion and the Creation of the New World Order by Jason Sharman

Explorers and Their Quest for North America by Philip J. Potter

Fascinating facts from the world discovery by Donald DeYoung

Go-Betweens and the Colonization of Brazil, 1500-1600 by Alida C. Metcalf

Ibn Fadlan and the Land of Darkness. Arab Travellers in the Far North by Ibn Fadlan

Map That Changed the World by Winchester Simon

Maritime Exploration in the Age of Discovery, 1415-1800 by Ronald S. Love

Mutiny and Its Bounty. Leadership Lessons from the Age of Discovery by Patrick J. Murphy, Ray W. Coye

New Found Lands. Maps in the History of Exploration by Peter Whitfield

River of Darkness. Francisco Orellana's Legendary Voyage of Death and Discovery Down the Amazon by Buddy Levy

Rivers of Gold. The Rise of the Spanish Empire, from Columbus to Magellan by Hugh Thomas

Ships of Wood And Men of Iron. A Norwegian-Canadian Saga of Exploration in the High Artic by Gerard Kenney

The Age Of Exploration. From Christopher Columbus To Ferdinand Magellan By Pletcher Kenneth

The Caribbean before Columbus by William F. Keegan, Corinne Lisette Hofman

The conquest of paradise by Kirkpatrick Sale

The Discovery of France. A Historical Geography by Graham Robb

The island of lost maps by Harvey Miles

The map that changed the world by Winchester Simon

The race to the New World by Douglas Hunter

The Theft of India. The European Conquests of India, 1498–1765 by Roy Moxham

They Came Before Columbus The African Presence in Ancient America by Ivan Van Sertima

To the Ends of the Earth. The Age of the European Explorers by Peter O. Koch

Explorers of New Lands

Christopher Columbus And the Discovery of the Americas by Tim McNeese

Francis Drake And the Oceans of the World by Samuel Willard Crompton

Francisco Coronado And The Seven Cities Of Gold by Shane Mountjoy

Francisco Pizarro And The Conquest Of The Inca by Shane Mountjoy

Hernando Cortes And The Fall Of The Aztecs by Rachel A. Koestler-Grack

Hernando De Soto And His Expeditions Across the Americas by Janet Hubbard-Brown

Juan Ponce De Leon And His Lands Of Discovery by John Davenport

Marco Polo And the Realm of Kublai Khan by Tim McNeese

Vasco Da Gama And The Sea Route To India by Rachel A. Koestler-Grack

Books by Laurence Bergreen

Columbus: The Four Voyages, 1492-1504 by Laurence Bergreen

Marco Polo: from Venice to Xanadu by Laurence Bergreen

Over the edge of the world by Laurence Bergreen

Books by Menzies Gavin

Rowan Gavin Paton Menzies (born 14 August 1937) is a British author and retired submarine lieutenant-commander who has written books promoting claims that the Chinese sailed to America before Columbus. Historians have rejected Menzies' theories and assertions and have categorised his work as pseudohistory.