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The Resource The Pacific navigators, by Oliver E. Allen and the editors of Time-Life Books

The Pacific navigators, by Oliver E. Allen and the editors of Time-Life Books

Label
The Pacific navigators
Title
The Pacific navigators
Statement of responsibility
by Oliver E. Allen and the editors of Time-Life Books
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the exploration of the Pacific Ocean by Europeans from the 16th through the 18th century
Member of
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 910/.92/2
  • 623.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DU20
LC item number
.A55
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The Seafarers
Label
The Pacific navigators, by Oliver E. Allen and the editors of Time-Life Books
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 172-173
Contents
  • Intoxicating visions of a tropical utopia
  • Essay : Polynesian voyagers : the first Pacific navigators
  • ch. 4. The
  • great ocean's greatest explorer
  • Essay : A hard-working artist's brilliant legacy
  • ch. 5.
  • Clearing up the final mysteries
  • Acknowledgments
  • Bibliography
  • Picture credits
  • Essay : New Edens in the South Seas
  • Index
  • ch. 1.
  • First probes for a chimerical continent
  • Essay : The Dutchman who cracked the Spanish dominion
  • ch. 2.
  • Searching for business in a watery wilderness
  • Essay : A Frenchman;s view of a curious world
  • ch. 3.
Control code
110920
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
176 p.
Isbn
9780809426867
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
80013963
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm06223005
  • (OCoLC)6223005
Label
The Pacific navigators, by Oliver E. Allen and the editors of Time-Life Books
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 172-173
Contents
  • Intoxicating visions of a tropical utopia
  • Essay : Polynesian voyagers : the first Pacific navigators
  • ch. 4. The
  • great ocean's greatest explorer
  • Essay : A hard-working artist's brilliant legacy
  • ch. 5.
  • Clearing up the final mysteries
  • Acknowledgments
  • Bibliography
  • Picture credits
  • Essay : New Edens in the South Seas
  • Index
  • ch. 1.
  • First probes for a chimerical continent
  • Essay : The Dutchman who cracked the Spanish dominion
  • ch. 2.
  • Searching for business in a watery wilderness
  • Essay : A Frenchman;s view of a curious world
  • ch. 3.
Control code
110920
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
176 p.
Isbn
9780809426867
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
80013963
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm06223005
  • (OCoLC)6223005

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