Early Mapping of the Pacific: The Epic Story of Seafarers, Adventurers and Cartographers Who Mapped the Earth's Greatest Ocean
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This Book is in Good Condition. Clean Copy With Light Amount of Wear. 100% Guaranteed. Summary: Fully illustrated history of the pacific ocean from Portuguese mariners to 20th century explorers. Buchnummer des Verkäufers ABE_book_usedgood_0794600921
Über diesen Titel:
- The Pacific Islands and Their People
- Mariners, Mapmakers and the Great Ocean
- The Pacific Evolves after Magellan
- In the Wake of the Solomon Islands
- Earliest Mapping of Australia and New Zealand
- The Age of Enlightenment
- The Three Voyages of James Cook
- The Discovery of Tahiti and Hawaii
- Micronesia, the Elusive Isles
- Surveyors, Whalers and Missionaries
Inhaltsangabe: Fully illustrated history of the Pacific Ocean from Portuguese mariners to 20th century explorers that includes a cornucopia of rare and beautiful maps of the Pacific Ocean, in particular ,of Hawaii, Tahiti, Australia, and New Zealand, among other Pacific Islands and territories. The text traces the exploration, and charting of the great ocean, and follows the story from classical times through the turn of the twentieth century, telling the tales of seafarers who ventured eastward from Asia and were the Pacific's greatest explorers.
Titel: Early Mapping of the Pacific: The Epic Story...
Verlag: Periplus Editions (HK) ltd.
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