The History of Exploration

By Guillaume Lamothe

On Going since Mar 2016 • Updated monthly

A podcast detailing the history of exploration from the early classical explorers to modern times.

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  Direct Link   Download 55 Minutes 21 Nov 2016

In this episode, we look at the first decades of Hellenistic exploration in the North, South and West of the Mediterranean, from the northern Caspian sea to south Sudan. We revisit a few previously-mentioned locations, witness the precursors to the true establishment of the discipline of geography, and begin to envisage the idea that it might actually be possible to circumnavigate Africa (Libya).... . .