Legendary Routes of the World takes its readers on a splendid pop-up journey through some of the planet’s most famous itineraries. It includes the pioneering Aéropostale, which was the first French airborne mail delivery system that connected France with South America; the transatlantic single-handed yacht race dubbed the Rhum Route; the Silk Road connecting the Asian continent’s east and west through trade; Route 66 in the United States, which is ingrained in popular culture as the setting for countless travel narratives; and the impressive lunar expedition of 1969.
Authors: Alexandre Verhille and Sarah Tavernier
Release Date: December 2015
Translated from French by David Henry Wilson
Format: 21 × 25.5 cm
Features: full color, hardcover, 16 pages
Recommended for: ages 5 and up