Extreme Classics: The 100 Greatest Adventure Books of All Time

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Extreme Classics: The 100 Greatest Adventure Books of All Time

"A list we had hoped our readers would enjoy turned out to be one of the most popular features in Adventure's five-year history. You mostra altro asked for it—repeatedly—now you got it: the 100 Greatest in all their glory."

National Geographic Adventure Magazine (April 2004)
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OperaCategoriaEtichetta d'ordinamento
Il peggior viaggio del mondo: la spedizione antartica di Scott nella straordinaria testimonianza di un sopravvissuto (1922) di Apsley Cherry-Garrard
001
Original Journals of the Lewis and Clark Expedition (1905) di Reuben Gold Thwaites
002
Terra degli uomini (1939) di Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
003
The Exploration of the Colorado River and Its Canyons (1875) di John Wesley Powell
004
Sabbie arabe (1959) di Wilfred Thesiger
005
Deserto solitario : una stagione nei territori selvaggi (1968) di Edward Abbey
007
A occidente con la notte (1942) di Beryl Markham
008
Aria sottile (1996) di Jon Krakauer
009
Il Milione (1298) di Marco Polo
010
La spedizione della Fram (1897) di Fridtjof Nansen
011
Il leopardo delle nevi (1978) di Peter Matthiessen
012
In cerca di guai (1872) di Mark Twain
013
Due anni a prora (1840) di Richard Henry Jr. Dana
014
Ghiaccio: la spedizione della nave Enrurance (1919) di Ernest Shackleton
015
A Short Walk in the Hindu Kush (1958) di Eric Newby
016
Kon-Tiki l'uomo, l'oceano, l'avventura, il mito una delle più grandi avventure di questo secolo (1948) di Thor Heyerdahl
017
Travels in West Africa (1897) di Mary Kingsley
018
Spirit of St. Louis: La prima trasvolata atlantica (1953) di Charles A. Lindbergh
019
Sette anni nel Tibet (1952) di Heinrich Harrer
020
The Explorations of Captain James Cook in the Pacific (1949) di James Cook
021
The Home of the Blizzard: A True Story of Antarctic Survival (1930) di Douglas Mawson
022
Viaggio di un naturalista intorno al mondo (1839) di Charles Darwin
023
I sette pilastri della saggezza (1922) di T. E. Lawrence
024
Travels in the Interior of Africa (1799) di Mungo Park
025
La stoffa giusta (1979) di Tom Wolfe
026
Sailing Alone around the World (1900) di Joshua Slocum
027
The Mountain of My Fear (1968) di David Roberts
028
First Footsteps in East Africa or An Exploration of Harar (1856) di Richard F. Burton
029
Tempesta perfetta: una storia vera i uomini contro il mare (1997) di Sebastian Junger
030
The Oregon Trail (1849) di Francis Parkman
031
Through the Dark Continent or The Sources of the Nile Around the Great lakes of Equatorial Africa and Down the Livingstone River to the Atlantic Ocean (1878) di Henry M. Stanley
032
A Lady's Life in the Rocky Mountains (1879) di Isabella L. Bird
033
Nella terra della morte bianca (1917) di Valerian Albanov
034
Endurance (1999) di Frank Worsley
035
Scrambles Amongst the Alps (1893) di Edward Whymper
036
La mia Africa (1937) di Isak Dinesen
037
Scott's Last Expedition: The Journals (1913) di Robert Falcon Scott
038
Everest: The West Ridge (1965) di Thomas F. Hornbein
039
Viaggio senza mappa (1936) di Graham Greene
040
Starlight and Storm (1956) di Gaston Rébuffat
041
My First Summer in the Sierra (1911) di John Muir
042
My Life as an Explorer (1925) di Sven Hedin
043
In Trouble Again: A Journey Between the Orinoco and the Amazon (1988) di Redmond O'Hanlon
044
The Man Who Walked through Time: The Story of the First Trip Afoot through the Grand Canyon (1968) di Colin Fletcher
045
K2, the Savage Mountain (1954) di Charles S. Houston
046
Gipsy Moth: il giro del mondo a vela (1967) di Francis Chichester
047
Man-Eaters of Kumaon (1944) di Jim Corbett
048
Alone (1938) di Richard E. Byrd
049
A piedi nella foresta del Borneo (1988) di Eric Hansen
050
Travels in Arabia Deserta (1888) di Charles M. Doughty
051
The Royal Road to Romance (1925) di Richard Halliburton
052
Tra noi e la libertà (1956) di Sławomir Rawicz
053
Mountaineering in the Sierra Nevada (1872) di Clarence King
054
Viaggio di una parigina a Lhasa: a piedi e mendicando dalla Cina all'India attraverso il Tibet (1927) di Alexandra David-Néel
055
Journal of the Discovery of the Source of the Nile (1863) di John Hanning Speke
056
Running the Amazon (1989) di Joe Kane
057
Alive: the story of the Andes survivors (1974) di Piers Paul Read
058
Voyages and Discoveries: Principal Navigations, Voyages, Traffiques & Discoveries of the English Nation (1972) di Richard Hakluyt
059
Incidents of travel in Central America, Chiapas and Yucatan (1841) di John Lloyd Stephens
060
The Wreck of the Whaleship Essex (1984) di Owen Chase
061
Life in the Far West (1601) di George F. Ruxton
062
My Life as an Explorer (1927) di Roald Amundsen
063
News from Tartary (1936) di Peter Fleming
064
Annapurna: A Woman's Place (1980) di Arlene Blum
065
Mutiny on the Bounty (Adventure Classics) (1792) di William Bligh
066
Adrift: Seventy-six Days Lost at Sea (1986) di Steven Callahan
067
Naufragi (1542) di ÁLVAR NÚÑEZ CABEZA DE VACA
068
La morte sospesa (1988) di Joe Simpson
069
Tracce (1980) di Robyn Davidson
070
The Adventures of Captain Bonneville (1837) di Washington Irving
071
Cooper's Creek (1963) di Alan Moorehead
072
The Fearful Void (1974) di Geoffrey Moorhouse
073
No picnic on Mount Kenya (1946) di Felice Benuzzi
074
Through the Brazilian Wilderness (1914) di Theodore Roosevelt
075
The Road to Oxiana (1937) di Robert Byron
076
Minus 148 Degrees: The First Winter Ascent of Mount McKinley (1969) di Art Davidson
077
I viaggi (1355) di Ibn Battutah
78
Jaguars Ripped My Flesh (1987) di Tim Cahill
079
Journal of a Trapper (1955) di Osborne Russell
080
Full Tilt: Ireland to India with a Bicycle (1965) di Dervla Murphy
081
Terra Incognita: Travels in Antarctica (1996) di Sara Wheeler
082
We Die Alone: A WWII Epic of Escape and Endurance (1955) di David Howarth
083
Kabloona (1941) di Gontran de Poncins
084
I conquistatori dell'inutile (1961) di Lionel Terray
085
Carrying the Fire: An Astronaut's Journey (1974) di Michael Collins
086
Adventures in the Wilderness (Adirondack Museum) (1970) di William H. H. Murray
087
Montagne di una vita (1995) di Walter Bonatti
088
Great Heart: The History of a Labrador Adventure (1988) di James West Davidson
089
Journal of the Voyage to the Pacific (1931) di Alexander Mackenzie
090
The Valleys of the Assassins: and Other Persian Travels (1934) di Freya Stark
091
Il mondo silenzioso (1953) di Jacques-Yves Cousteau
092
Alaska Wilderness: Exploring the Central Brooks Range (1970) di Robert Marshall
093
North American Indians (1995) di George Catlin
094
I Married Adventure: The Lives of Martin and Osa Johnson (1940) di Osa Johnson
095
The descent of Pierre Saint-Martin (1954) di Norbert Casteret
096
Orizzonti di ghiaccio: dal Tibet all'Everest (1989) di Reinhold Messner
097
Narrative of a Journey Across the Rocky Mountains, to the Columbia River, and a Visit to the Sandwich Islands, Chile, etc., With a Scientific Appendix. (1839) di John Kirk Townsend
098
Grizzly Years: In Search of the American Wilderness (1990) di Doug Peacock
099
One Man's Mountains (1971) di Tom Patey
100
The Darkest Jungle: The True Story of the Darien Expedition and America's Ill-Fated Race to Connect the Seas (2003) di Todd Balf
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Where the Mountain Casts its Shadow: The Personal Costs of Climbing (2003) di Maria Coffey
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At the Tomb of the Inflatable Pig: Travels Through Paraguay (2003) di John Gimlette
new short list
Sea of Glory: America's Voyage of Discovery, The U.S. Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842 (2003) di Nathaniel Philbrick
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To Conquer the Air: The Wright Brothers and the Great Race for Flight (2003) di James Tobin
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