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A
Acosta, José de (1539-1600)
Afghanistan
Airplanes
Alaska
Albania
Albuquerque, Afonso de (1453-1515)
Alexander the Great (356-323 BCE)
Alps
Amazon River
Amundsen, Roald (1872-1928)
Andes
Anjou, Peter (1796-1869)
Antarctica
Apollonius of Tyana
Arabia
Arctic
Argentina
Athos, Mount
Atlantic Ocean, Explorations Across
Atlantic Ocean, Middle Passage
Australia
al-Ayyashi (1628-1679)

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B
Back, George (1796-1878)
Backpacking
Baedeker Guides
Baffin, William (c.1584-1622)
Baines, Thomas (1822-1875)
Baker, Samuel White (1821-1893)
Bali, 1800-1970
Balkans, pre-1914
Balloons and Airships
Banks, Joseph (1743-1820)
Barros, João de (1496-1570)
Barrow, John (1764-1848)
Barskii, Vasilii Grigorovich (1702-1747)
Barth, Heinrich (1821-1865)
Beckford, William (1759-1844)
Beijing (Peking)
Bell, Gertrude (1868-1926)
Bell, John (1691-1780)
Benjamin of Tudela
Bennett, James Gordon, Jr. (1842-1919)
Bering, Vitus (1681-1741)
Berlin
Bernier, François (1620-1688)
Bicycles
Big Game Hunting
Bird, Isabella Lucy (1831-1904)
Black Sea
Blixen, Karen (1885-1962)
Blue Nile
Blunt, Wilfrid Scawen (1840-1922) and Lady Anne (1837-1917)
Bontekoe, Willem (1587-1657)
Borneo
Borrow, George (1803-1881)
Boswell, James (1740-1795)
Bougainville, Louis Antoine de (1729-1811)
Bouvier, Nicolas (1929-1998)
Brazil
Brito, Bernardo Gomes de (1688-c.1759)
Brooke, Arthur de Capell (1791-1858)
Bruce, James (1730-1794)
Bruijn, Cornelis de (c.1652-1727)
Bry, Theodore de (1528-1598)
Buccaneer Narratives
Buckingham, James Silk (1786-1855)
Buondelmonti, Cristoforo (c.1380-1430)
Burchell, William John (c.1782-1863)
Burckhardt, Johann Ludwig (1784-1817)
Burma/Myanmar
Burnes, Alexander (1805-1841)
Burton, Richard Francis (1821-1890)
Busbecq, Ogier Ghislain de (1520-1591)
Buses and Coaches
Byrd, Richard (1888-1957)
Byrd, William (1674-1744)
Byron, George Gordon, Lord (1788-1824)
Byron, Robert (1905-1941)
Byzantium

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C
Cà da Mosto, Alvise (c.1426-1483)
Cairo
Calderón de la Barca, Frances (1804-1882)
Camels
Cameron, Verney Lovett (1844-1894)
Caminha, Pero Vaz de (c.1449-1500)
Camões, Luís Vaz de (1524-80)
Campbell, John (1766-1840)
Canada
Canoes
Cape of Good Hope, pre-1806
Caribbean, pre-1700
Caribbean, post-1700
Carpini, Giovanni di Piano (c.1182-c.1252)
Cartier, Jacques (1491-1557)
Casola, Pietro (1427-1507)
Catlin, George (1796-1872)
Caucasus, Russian Exploration
Caucasus, Western Travelers
Cavendish, Thomas (1560-1592)
Cela, Camilo José (1916-)
Cendrars, Blaise (1887-1961)
Censorship and Travel Writing
Central Africa
Central America, post-1524
Central Asia, Russian Exploration
Central Asia, Western Travelers
Central Europe
Champlain, Samuel de (1567-1635)
Chancellor, Richard (d. 1556)
Charcot, Jean-Baptiste (1867-1936)
Chardin, Jean (1643-1713)
Chateaubriand, François-Rene, Vicomte de (1768-1848)
Chatwin, Bruce (1940-1989)
Chaucer, Geoffrey (c.1340-1400)
Chekhov, Anton (1860-1904)
Cherry-Garrard, Apsley (1886-1959)
Children's Travel Writing
Chile
China
Cieza de León, Pedro (c.1518-c.1560)
Circumnavigation Narratives
Clapperton, Hugh (1788-1827)
Clarke, Edward Daniel (1769-1822)
Coleridge, Samuel Taylor (1772-1834)
Collections of Literature of Travel and Exploration
Collections of Literature of Travel and Exploration, Anthologies
Colonist and Settler Narratives
Columbus, Christopher (1451-1506)
Conrad, Joseph (1857-1924)
Constantinople
Conti, Niccolò dei (c.1395-1469)
Cook's Tours
Cooper, James Fenimore (1798-1863)
Coronado, Francisco Vasquez de (c.1510-1554)
Cortés, Hernán (1485-1547)
Coryate, Thomas (c.1577-1617)
Coxe, William (1747-1828)
Crete
Crimea
Crusades
Cuba
Curzon, George (1859-1925)
Curzon, Robert (1810-1873)
Cyprus

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D
d'Ancona, Cyriaco (1391-1452)
Da Gama, Vasco (c.1469-1524)
Dalrymple, Alexander (1737-1808)
Dalrymple, William (1965-)
Damascus
Dampier, William (c.1652-1715)
Dante Alighieri (1265-1321)
Danube River
Darwin, Charles (1809-1882)
David, Armand (1826-1900)
David-Néel, Alexandra
Davis, John (c.1550-1605)
Defoe, Daniel (c.1660-1731)
Della Valle, Pietro (1586-1652)
Denham, Dixon (1786-1828)
Dezhnev, Semyon (1608-1672)
Diaries
Díaz del Castillo, Bernal (c.1492-1581)
Dickens, Charles (1812-1870)
Digby, Jane (1807-1881)
Diplomatic and Trade Missions
Dogsleds
Doughty, Charles (1843-1926)
Douglas, David (1798-1834)
Drake, Francis (1540-1596)
Dufferin and Ava, Marquis of (Frederick Temple-Blackwood) (1826-1902)
Duff-Gordon, Lucie (1821-1869)
Durrell, Lawrence (1912-1990)

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E
East Africa
East India Company, British
East India Company, Dutch
East India Company, French
Eastern Europe: pre-World War II
Eberhardt, Isabelle (1877-1964)
Ecuador
Eden, Emily (1797-1869)
Edwards, Amelia (1831-92)
Egeria
Egypt, Ancient to 680 CE
Egypt, Islamic Travelers
Egypt, Western Travelers
England, pre-1603
England, Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries
England, Nineteenth Century
England, Twentieth Century
Epistolary Travel Fiction
Ethics, Issues of
Ethiopia/ Abyssinia
Ethnography
Eustace, John (c.1762-1815)
Evelyn, John (1620-1706)
Evliya Çelebi (1614-1682)
Exile
Eyre, Edward (1815-1901)

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F
Fa-hsien
Fantasy Travel Writing
Fawcett, Percy (1867-1925)
Fermor, Patrick Leigh (1915-)
Fictional Travel Writing
Fiennes, Celia (1662-1741)
Fiennes, Ranulph (1944-)
Fiji
Flaubert, Gustave (1821-1880)
Fleming, Peter (1907-1971)
Fletcher, Giles (c.1549-1611)
Flinders, Matthew (1774-1814)
Florence
Fodor Guides
Forrest, John (1847-1918)
Forster, E.M. (1879-1970)
Forster, George (1754-94)
Forsyth, Joseph (1763-1815)
Fortune, Robert (1813-1880)
Fountaine, Margaret (1862-1940)
France, pre-Revolutionary
France, Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries
Franklin, John (1786-1847)
French Indochina
Frobisher, Martin (c.1535-1594)
Fromentin, Eugene (1820-1875)

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G
Garnier, Marie-Joseph-François (1939-1973)
Gautier, Théophile (1811-1872)
Gender and Sexuality
Germany
al-Ghassani
al-Ghazal (770-864)
al-Ghazal (c.1766)
Gide, André (1869-1951)
Gilbert, Humphrey (c.1539-1583)
Gobi Desert
Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von (1749-1832)
Golden Fleece, Quest for the
Graaff, Nicolaus de (c.1617-c.1701)
Graham, Maria (1785-1842)
Grand Tour
Grant, James Augustus (1827-1892)
Great Game
Great Lakes and Saint Lawrence River
Greece, Ancient Hellenic World
Greece, 1600-1821
Greece, post-1821
Greene, Graham (1904-1991)
Greenland
Guidebooks
Guinea Coast, 1453-1799

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H
Haafner, Jacob (1754-1809)
Haiti
al-Hajari (c.1570-c.1640)
Hajj
Hakluyt Society
Hakluyt, Richard (c.1552-1616)
Hamsun, Knut (1859-1952)
Harriot, Thomas (1560-1621)
Hawkins, William
Hazlitt, William (1778-1830)
Hearn, Patrick Lafcadio (1850-1904)
Hearne, Samuel (1745-1792)
Heber, Reginald (1783-1826)
Hedin, Sven (1865-1952)
Hemingway, Ernest (1899-1961)
Henry the Navigator
Herodotus
Heyerdahl, Thor (1914-2002)
História Trágico-Marítima
Hooker, Joseph Dalton (1817-1911)
Hope, Thomas (1769-1831)
Horse-drawn Vehicles
Horses
Howard, Thomas, 2nd Earl of Arundel (1585-1646)
Hudson's Bay Company
Humboldt, Alexander von (1769-1859)

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I
Ibn Battúta (1304-c.1368)
Ibn Fadlan
Ibn Jubayr
Ibn Khaldun (1332-1406)
Iceland
al-Idrisi (c.1099-1154)
Illustration
Imperialist Narratives
India, Moghul
India, Modern
India, South
Indian Ocean, European Exploration
Indian Ocean, post-exploration
Indian Ocean Islands
Indian Subcontinent, pre-1500
Iran/Persia
Ireland
Istanbul
Italy, pre-1800
Italy, post-1800

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J
James, Henry (1843-1916)
Jameson, Anna
Japan, pre-1853
Japan, post-1853
Java
Jenkinson, Anthony (d. 1611)
Jerusalem
Jesuit Narratives, Eastern Missions
Jesuit Narratives, New World Missions
Johnson, Samuel (1709-1784)
Journalists and Journalism
Journals of Literature of Travel and Exploration

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K
Kaempfer, Engelbert (1651-1716)
Karamzin, Nicolai (1766-1826)
Kashmir
Khusro, Nasiri (1003-1060)
King, Philip Parker (1793-1856)
Kinglake, Alexander William (1809-1891)
Kingsley, Mary Henrietta (1862-1900)
Kino, Eusebio Francisco (1645-1711)
Knox, Robert (1641-1720)
Korea

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L
La Pérouse, Jean-François de Galaup de (1741-c. 1788)
La Salle, Robert Cavelier de (1643-1687)
Lahontan, Louis Armand, Baron de (1666-1715)
Lander, Richard Lemon (1804-1834) and John (1807-1839)
Lane, Edward William (1801-1876)
Languages and Travel
Lannoy, Ghillebert de
Las Casas, Bartolomé de (1474-1566)
Lawrence, D.H. (1885-1930)
Lawrence, T.E. (1888-1935)
Le Vaillant, F. (1753-1824)
Leake, William Martin (1777-1860)
Lear, Edward (1812-1888)
Leo Africanus (c.1494-c.1552)
Léry, Jean de (1534-1613)
Lescarbot, Marc
Letters
Levant
Levant Company
Lévi-Strauss, Claude (1908- )
Lewis, Meriwether (1774-1809)
Lewis, Norman (1908-)
Linnaeus, Carolus (1707-1778)
Linschoten, J.H. (1563-1611)
Linschoten-Vereeniging
Lithgow, William (1582-1645)
Livingstone, David (1813-1873)
Lobo, Jerônimo (1593-1678)
Lodewycksz, Willem (?-1604)
Logbooks
London
Lopez, Barry (1945-)
Loti, Pierre (1850-1923)

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M
Mabillon, Jean (1632-1707)
Mackenzie, Alexander (1762-1820)
Maclean, Fitzroy (1911-9?)
Madagascar
Maillart, Ella (1903-1997)
Malaya/Malaysia
Malraux, André (1901-1976)
Malta
Mandeville's Travels
Mannerheim, Carl Gustav Emil (1867-1951)
Manuscript Collecting
Maps and Charts, Early Period
Maps and Charts, Twentieth Century
Marquette, Jacques (1637-1675) and Louis Joliet (1645-1700)
Marsden, Kate (1859-1931)
Martí, José (1853-1895)
Matthiessen, Peter (1927-)
Mawson, Douglas (1882-1958)
al-Mawsuli
Mecca and Medina
Megasthenes
Mekong River
Melville, Herman (1819-1891)
Mesopotamia
Methwold, William (1590-1654)
Mexico
Military Memoirs
Missionary Narratives
Missionary Societies
Mississippi River
Mongolia
Montagu, Mary Wortley (1689-1762)
Montaigne, Michel de (1533-1592)
Montefiore, Moses (1784-1885) and Judith Montefiore (1784-1862)
Moorcroft, William (c.1765-1825)
Morocco
Morris, Jan (1926-)
Moryson, Fynes (1566-1630)
Motorcars
Motorcycles
Muir, John (1838-1914)
Murchison, Roderick (1792-1871)
Murphy, Dervla (1931-)
Murray Handbooks
Muscovy
Muscovy Company

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N
Naipaul, V.S. (1932-)
Nansen, Fridtjof (1861-1930)
National Geographic Society
Nerval, Gérard de (1808-55)
New World Chronicles
New York
New Zealand
Newby, Eric (1919-)
Niagara Falls
Niebuhr, Carsten (1733-1815)
Nikitin, Afanasii
Niza, Marcos de (c. 1495-1558)
Nordenskiöld, Adolf Erik (1832-1901)
North Africa, The Mediterranean Maghreb
North, Marianne (1830-1890)
Northeast Passage
Northwest Passage
Nuñez Cabeza de Vaca, Alvar (c.1490-c.1560)

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O
Odoric di Pordenone (c. 1286-1331)
Odyssey
Ogilby, John (1600-1676)
O'Hanlon, Redmond (1947-)
Olearius, Adam (c. 1599-1671)
Olmsted, Frederick Law (1822-1903)
Orientalism
Ottoman Empire
Oviedo y Valdes, Gonzalo Fernandez de (1478-1557)

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P
Pacific Ocean, Exploration across
Pacific Ocean, Exploration along the American West Coast
Pacific Ocean, post-Exploration
Pacific Ocean Islands
Páez, Pedo (1564-1622)
Pakistan
Palestine
Palgrave, Gifford (1826[-18]88)
Papua New Guinea
Paraguay
Paris
Park, Mungo (1771-1806)
Parry, William Edward (1790-1855)
Pausanias (c.115-c.180)
Periplous
Peru
Peter Martyr (1499-1562)
Pfeiffer, Ida (1797-1858)
Philippines
Photography
Picaresque Novels
Pilgrimage, Christian
Pilgrimage, Islamic (other than Hajj)
Pinto, Fernão Mendes (1509-1583)
Pirates and Bandits
Pius II
Pizarro, Francisco (c. 1478-1541)
Plant Hunting (Africa)
Plant Hunting (Asia)
Plant Hunting (Europe)
Plant Hunting (New World)
Platter, Thomas (1499-1582), Felix (1536-1614), and Thomas, the Younger (1574-1628)
Pococke, Richard (1704-65)
Poetry
Polo, Marco (c.1254-1324)
Ponce de Léon, Juan (1460-1521)
Porter, Robert (1777-1842)
Portugal
Postcards
Przheval'skii, Nikolai (1839-88)
Publishing
Purchas, Samuel (1575-1626)
Pyrenees
Pytheas of Massilia

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R
Raban, Jonathan (1942-)
Radcliffe, Anne (1764-1823)
Radishchev, Alexander (1749-1802)
Radisson, Pierre-Esprit (c.1640-1710) and Medard Chouart Des Grosseilliers (1618-c.1695)
Rae, John (1813-1893)
Ralegh, Walter (1554-1618)
Ramusio, Giovanni (1485-1557)
Rasmussen, Knud (1897-1933)
Ray, John (1627-1705) and Francis Willughby (1635-1672)
Rennell, James (1742-1830)
Rhine
Ricci, Matteo (1552-1610)
Richardson, William (1743-1814)
al-Rihani, Ameen
Roberts, Emma (c.1794-1840)
Rocky Mountains
Roe, Thomas (c.1581-1644)
Roman Empire
Romanticism
Rome
Ross, James Clark (1800-1862)
Ross, John (1777-1856)
Royal Asiatic Society
Royal Geographical Society
Rubruck, Guillaume de
Russia
Russian Geographical Society
Russian-American Company

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S
Sahagún, Bernadino de (1500-1590)
Sahel (Chad, Mali, Mauritania, Niger)
Sailing Ships
Sakhalin
Samarkand
Samoa
Santiago de Compostela
Sarmiento, Domingo Faustino (1811-1888)
Sassetti, Filippo (1540-1588)
Scandinavia
Scientific Traveling
Scotland
Scott, Robert Falcon (1868-1912)
Ségalen, Victor (1878-1919)
Semenov, Petr (1827-1914)
Seume, Johann (1763-1810)
Shackleton, Ernest (1874-1922)
Shaw, Thomas (c.1692-1751)
Sheldon, May French (1848-1936)
Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft (1797-1851)
Shipwreck
Siberia
Sicily
Silk Route
Singapore
Slave Narratives
Smith, John (1580-1631)
Smollett, Tobias (1721-1751)
Society for the History of Discoveries
Society of Dilettanti
Soto, Hernando de (c.1496-1542)
South America (The North)
Southern Africa
Soviet Union, 1917-1991
Space Travel and Exploration
Spain, Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries
Spas and Health Resorts
Speke, John (1872-1964)
Sri Lanka
Staden, Hans
Staël, Madame de (1766-1817)
Stanhope, Hester (1776-1839)
Stanley, Henry Morton (1841-1904)
Stark, Freya (1893-1993)
Starke, Mariana (c.1762-1838)
Steamships
Stefansson, Vilhjalmur (1879-1962)
Stein, (Marc) Aurel (1862-1943)
Steinbeck, John (1902-1968)
Stendhal (1783-1842)
Stephens, John Lloyd and Frederick Catherwood
Sterne, Laurence (1713-1768)
Stevenson, Robert Louis (1850-1894)
Stuart, John McDouall (1815-1866)
Sturt, Charles (1795-1869)
Sudan
Swift, Jonathan (1667-1745)

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Tafur, Pero (c.1410-c.1484)
Tahiti
Tavernier, Jean-Baptiste (1605-1689)
Teixeira, Pedro (c.1560-?)
Thackeray, William Makepeace (1811-1863)
Thailand/ Siam
Theroux, Paul (1941-)
Thesiger, Wilfrid (1910-)
Thévenot, Jean de (1633-1667)
Thompson, David (1770-1857)
Thubron, Colin (1939-)
Tibet
Timbuktu
Tocqueville, Alexis de (1805-1859)
Tourism
Tournefort, Joseph Pitton de (1656-1708)
Trains
Travel Essays
Tristan, Flora (1803-1844)
Trollope, Anthony (1815-1882)
Trollope, Frances (1780-1863)
Tsybikov, Gombozhab (1873-1930)
Turkestan
Turkey
Turner, J.M.W. (1775-1851)
Twain, Mark (1835-1910)

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U
Undersea Exploration
United States, Midwest
United States, South
United States, West Coast
United States, Wild West
Uruguay
Ushakov, Georgii (1901-1963)
Utopias and Dystopias

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V
van der Post, Laurens (1906-1996)
Vancouver, George (1757-1798)
Varthema, Lodovico (c.1470-1517)
Veer, Gerrit de
Venice
Verne, Jules (1828-1905)
Verrazzano, Giovanni da (1485-1528)
Vespucci, Amerigo (1451-1512)
Volcanology
Volga River
Volney, Constantin François Chasseboeuf, Comte de (1757-1820)

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W
Wales
Walking
Wallace, Alfred Russel (1823-1913)
Wallin, Georg August (1811-1852)
War Correspondents
Waugh, Evelyn (1903-1966)
West Africa
Westermarck, Edvard (1862-1939)
Wharton, Edith (1862-1937)
White Nile
Wissmann, Hermann von (1853-1905)
Wollstonecraft, Mary (1759-1797)
Women Travelers, 1500-1800
Women Travelers, Nineteenth Century
Women Travelers, Twentieth Century
Workman, Fanny Bullock (1859-1925)
Wotton, Henry (1568-1639)
Wraxall, Nathaniel William (1751-1831)

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Y
Yaqut (1179-1229)
Yemen
Yermak, Timofeyevich (d. 1585)
Young, Arthur (1741-1820)
Young, Gavin (1928-)
Younghusband, Francis (1863-1942)
Yukon River
Yule, Henry (1820-1889)

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