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100 Years of Adventure and Discovery (1987)

by C. D. B. Bryan

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All the best of National Geographic. ( )
  ShelleyAlberta | Jun 4, 2016 |
Well, certainly impressive. Sort of "how did we do it" massive collection of work and photographs. Some very impressive work went into this. ( )
  dreams_ark | Oct 6, 2009 |
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Washington, D.C., January 10, 1888

Dear Sir:
You are invited to be present at a meeting to be held in the Assembly Hall of the Cosmos Club, on Friday evening, January 13, at 8 o'clock P.M., for the purpose of considering the advisability of organizing a society for the increase and diffusion of geographical knowledge.
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0810913763, Hardcover)

The history of the National Geographic Society and its famous magazine, focusing on the personalities behind it. With total access to the Society's 100-year-old archives, C.D.B. Bryan offers narratives of great adventures, discoveries and events, together with exceptional photography and maps.

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Ten chapters of historical narrative alternate with ten special theme sections to cover the entire history of the National Geographic Society.

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