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Macdonald, Fiona.

Summary: Follows Magellan's expedition, the first voyage around the world, and describes the adventures that ensued.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Franklin Watts 1992

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Podell, Albert

Summary: "In 2003, Albert Podell realized that he'd been to 110 countries in the world. What if, he wondered, he could go to them all? He would set foot in not just the well-known tourist destinations in Europe or the vacation spots in Latin America, but the little-known, far-off lands that most people don't know exist. In Around the World in 50 Years, Podell recounts the misunderstandings, detours,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Dunne Books, St. Martin's Press 2015

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 POD

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 PODELL, ALBERT POD

Verne, Jules

Summary: This book tells the story of Phileas Fogg, an English gentleman who makes a fantastic trip as a bet. His adventures, with his French manservant Passepartout, by railway, steamship and elephant see him travel around the world pursued relentlessly by a detective who mistakes the traveler for a notorious criminal.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gallimard 2004

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 468 VER FRENCH

Williams, Jean Kinney.

Summary: Features the life of explorer James Cook, describing his expeditions through the Pacific, exploring Tahiti, Australia, and New Zealand.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Compass Point Books 2003

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 921 Cook

Buhring, Juliana

Summary: "This Road I Ride is the remarkable story of one woman's solo journey around the world by bicycle,"--Amazon.com.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton & Company, Inc. 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 BUHRING, JULIANA BUH

Gallagher, Jim

Summary: Presents a biography of the daring Portuguese sea captain who commanded the first expedition that sailed around the world.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chelsea House 2000

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 921 Magellan

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1 available in Stacks, Call number: JB MAGELLAN GAL

Thermes, Jennifer

Summary: "This gorgeous picture book biography follows Charles Darwin's adventures in South America"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abrams Books for Young Readers 2016

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 508 THE

Summary: In a lively discussion with Lord Kelvin, inventor Phileas Fogg states his belief that it's possible for someone to travel around the globe in a mere 80 days. Kelvin challenges him to prove it, and adds a wager: if Fogg can't circumnavigate the globe in 80 days, he'll have to give up inventing forever. Fogg and his crew of two take the challenge. They travel by train, boat, balloon, horseback,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Walt Disney Home Entertainment 2004

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2 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD FAMILY ARO

Bergreen, Laurence.

Summary: "A middle grade adaptation of Bergreen's adult title of the same name, about Magellan's historic voyage around the globe"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Roaring Brook Press 2017

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 910 BER

Forman, Gayle.

Summary: Freelance reporter Gayle Forman recounts the experiences she had while traveling to some of the most remote places in the world with her husband.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rodale 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 910.4 FOR

Kepnes, Matt

Summary: "New York Times bestselling author of How to Travel the World on $50 a Day, Matthew Kepnes knows what it feels like to get the travel bug. After meeting some travelers on a trip to Thailand in 2005, he realized that living life meant more than simply meeting society's traditional milestones, such as buying a car, paying a mortgage, and moving up the career ladder. Inspired by them, he set off...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2019

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 KEP

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 921 KEP

Verne, Jules

Summary: En 1872 Phileas Fogg ha sufrido una apuesta por viajar alrededor del mundo en setenta y nueve días,, veintitrés horas y cincuenta y siete minutos.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Blume 2012

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1 available in Juvenile Foreign Language, Call number: J SPANISH FIC VER

Summary: Journey with Michael to Greenland, Kenya, South Africa, and Chile. Along the way, communism collapses, apartheid ends, and a civil war is sparked as Michael meets Santa Claus and Lenin, goes shopping for camels in Omdurman and makes a final hectic dash to the South Pole.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Warner Home Video 2007

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2 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV POL

Ashby, Ruth.

Summary: Tells of Charles Darwin's journey around the world and the what he encountered on the journey that led to his scientific breakthrough.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Peachtree 2009

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JB DARWIN ASH

Bergreen, Laurence.

Summary: "A tour of the world emerging from the Middle Ages into the Renaissance; a startling anthropological account of tribes, languages, and customs unknown to Europeans; and a chronicle of a desperate grab for commercial and political power."--Container.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Audio 2003

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 910.92 BER

Bergreen, Laurence.

Summary: Publisher's description: Ferdinand Magellan's daring circumnavigation of the globe in the sixteenth century was a three-year odyssey filled with sex, violence, and amazing adventure. Now in Over the Edge of the World, acclaimed author Laurence Bergreen, interweaving a variety of candid, first-person accounts, some previously unavailable in English, brings to life this groundbreaking and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 910.92 BER

Greenwald, Jeff

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 1997

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 910.41 GRE

Horwitz, Tony

Summary: This book retraces the voyages of Captain James Cook, the Yorkshire farm boy who drew the map of the modern world. Captain James Cook's three epic journeys in the eighteenth century were the last great voyages of discovery. His ships sailed 150,000 miles, from the Arctic to the Antarctic, from Tasmania to Oregon, from Easter Island to Siberia. When Cook set off for the Pacific in 1768, a third...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: H. Holt 2002

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Phelan, Matt.

Summary: Challenged with circling the world at the end of the nineteenth century, three very different adventurers--avid bicyclist Thomas Stevens, fearless reporter Nellie Bly, and retired sea captain Joshua Slocum--embark on epic journeys.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2011

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Pigafetta, Antonio

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Marsilio Publishers 1995

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 910.41 PIG

Scott, Joanna

Summary: Drawing on real letters, legal documents, and diaries, the author delivers a historical novel about a widow in 1905 trying to piece together the secretive life of her husband, a black-market antiques dealer who mysteriously disappeared off the coast of Greece.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar Straus & Giroux 2014

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SCO

Stevenson, Seth

Summary: The author describes his travel around the world, undertaken without taking to the air.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 910.4 STE

Yeadon, David.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 1991

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 910.4 YEA

Summary: The entire Muppets gang goes on a global tour, selling out grand theaters in some of Europe's most exciting destinations, including Berlin, Madrid, Dublin and London. But mayhem follows the Muppets overseas, as they find themselves unwittingly entangled in an international crime caper headed by Constantine-the World's Number One Criminal and a dead ringer for Kermit the Frog-and his dastardly...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD FAMILY MUP

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE MUP

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MUP RATED PG