Primary source documents covering five centuries of exploration and colonization. Subjects include: journeys, scientific discoveries, the expansion of European colonialism, conflict over territories and trade routes, and decades-long search and rescue attempts.

Database Type: Archival Collections, Audio Collection, Data Collection, Electronic Book Collection, Electronic Journal Collection, Full Text Collection, Image Collection, Maps and Mapping, Video Collection Interface Language: English Materials Language: English Subject: African Studies, Anthropology, Eastern and Central European Studies, History (U.S.), History (World), Philosophy, Primary Sources, South Asian Studies, Spanish & Portuguese Broad Category: Area Studies, Arts, Ethnic & Gender Studies, Humanities, Multidisciplinary, Social Sciences