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10 routes that crossed the world

by Richardson, Gillian (Author)

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"10 Routes that Crossed the World explores the history, geography, and environmental and social impact of 10 significant routes or trails around the world. The routes included are: the Bering Strait land crossing, Roman roads in Britain, the Camino de Santiago, Inca trails, the Khyber Pass, the Tran... Full description

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Summary: "10 Routes that Crossed the World explores the history, geography, and environmental and social impact of 10 significant routes or trails around the world. The routes included are: the Bering Strait land crossing, Roman roads in Britain, the Camino de Santiago, Inca trails, the Khyber Pass, the Trans-Siberian Railway, Chilkoot Pass, the Serengeti migration trail, U.S. Route 66, and the Ho Chi Minh Trail."--
Physical Description: 161 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Issued also in electronic formats.
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (pages 157-158) and index.
ISBN: 9781554518753
155451875X
9781554518760
1554518768
Author Notes: Gillian Richardson has written seventeen books for children, including 10 Ships That Rocked the World , 10 Plants That Shook the World , and Kaboom! Explosions of All Kinds . She lives in the British Columbia interior.

Kim Rosen has illustrated for magazines and newspapers including The New Yorker , The Atlantic , TIME , The Washington Post , and The Globe and Mail , as well as corporate clients including Starbucks and American Express. She illustrated the three previous books in the World of Tens series. Kim lives in Northampton, Massachusetts.

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