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Voyages of Delusion: The Quest for the Northwest Passage

Glyndwr Williams - History - 2003 - 467 pages
Describes the expeditions embarked upon by sailors and speculators to navigate the Northwest Passage during the Age of Reason in the eighteenth century.
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Alexander Dalrymple

Howard T Fry - BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY - 2013 - 330 pages
First Published in 1970. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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Memoirs of a Buccaneer: Dampier's New Voyage Round the World, 1697

William Dampier - Biography & Autobiography - 2007 - 376 pages
It was William Dampier's passion to see the world that turned him into a buccaneer. He possessed remarkable powers of observation and analysis, and his life as a seventeenth ...
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Far-Fetched Facts: The Literature of Travel and the Idea of the South Seas

Neil Rennie - Literary Criticism - 1995 - 330 pages
Far-Fetched Facts is a fascinating look at travel literature, both real and imaginary, from classical times, via early accounts of the new world, to later accounts of the South ...
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Encyclopedia of Travel Literature

Christopher Kevin Brown - Reference - 2000 - 257 pages
"In the Encyclopedia of Travel Literature, an expert in the field takes you on a journey through the best writing in the genre as he sketches the lives and achievements of ...
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The Northwest Coast: British Navigation, Trade and Discoveries to 1812

Barry M. Gough - History - 1992 - 272 pages
The Northwest Coast documents Britain's rise to pre-eminence in this far-flung corner of the empire. It shows how the relentless activities of its commercial interests, the ...
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