Published in February 2024, ‘To the Ends of the Earth: How Ancient Explorers, Scientists, and Traders Connected the World’ by Raimund J. Schulz offers a comprehensive history of ancient discovery from the Mediterranean Bronze Age to the third century CE, highlighting how 1,000 years of exploration across Eurasia influenced the development of anthropology, ethnography, geography, and sciences, and paved the way for early-modern European maritime exploration.