National Geographic : 1978 Jun
Blaze new trails... travel a beautiful stretch of land and sea... probe ancient mysteries... After you've enjoyed The Ocean Realm, three more exciting experiences await you! The next to come your way will be a North American wilderness adventure... followed by a West Coast holiday... and finally, a collection of real-life mystery stories. Like all Special Publications, each is a full-size, hardbound book filled with colorful photographs, handsome illustrations, and fascinating text. On these two pages you'll get a small preview of the remaining volumes, in this four-book series, starting with... SInto the Wilderness The thrill of discovery! The ,* ' call of adventure! Triumphs, frustrations.., and heart aches. You'll share them all with men who challenged the North American wilderness: Daniel Boone, Dominguez and Escalante, William Bartram, Jedediah Smith, Kit Carson, John Charles Fremont, and others. To find a route, map a territory, study, sketch, or , make their fortunes ... these men took part in some of the most exciting episodes in the history of exploration. And they paved the way for another chapter in America's story- the saga of the pioneer settlers.