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The Wonders of the Arctic World: A History of All the Researches and ...

Epes Sargent, William H. Cunnington - Arctic regions - 1873 - 651 pages
History of exploration, particularly North American arctic, and search for North-west Passage. Section on Hall's Polaris expedition (p.568-651) contains lengthy extracts from ...
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Oceanography in the days of sail

Ian S. F. Jones, Joyce E. Jones - History - 1992 - 288 pages
Examines the pioneers of the science of oceanography and its early history, illustrating the effect their work has had on modern science and engineering. Includes bibliography ...
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Fossils, Finches, and Fuegians: Darwin's Adventures and Discoveries on the ...

R. D. Keynes - Biography & Autobiography - 2002 - 428 pages
For those interested in Darwin, evolution, and the account of Darwin's 5-year voyage on the "H.M.S. Beagle, " this book offers new insights on his trip and his understanding of ...
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David Barrie - 2014
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Australian Navigators: Picking Up Shells and Catching Butterflies in an Age ...

Robert Tiley - Australia - 2002 - 243 pages
Why, in the closing decades of the 1700s, one of the bloodiest periods in European history, did sailors from the warring nations of Britain and France come to this far-flung ...
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