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The Resource The conquest of the ocean : the illustrated history of seafaring, Brian Lavery

The conquest of the ocean : the illustrated history of seafaring, Brian Lavery

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The conquest of the ocean : the illustrated history of seafaring
Title
The conquest of the ocean
Title remainder
the illustrated history of seafaring
Statement of responsibility
Brian Lavery
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
'The Conquest of the Ocean' tells the 5000 year history of the remarkable individuals who sailed seas, for trade, to conquer new lands, to explore the unknown. From the early Polynesians to the first circumnavigations by the Portuguese and the British, these are awe-inspiring tales of epic sea voyages involving great feats of seamanship, navigation, endurance, and ingenuity
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lavery, Brian
Dewey number
  • 910.4'5'09
  • 910.4509
  • 910.4509
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ocean travel
  • Seafaring life
  • Naval architecture
  • Discoveries in geography
  • Explorers
  • Trade routes
  • Naval history
  • Travel and Tourism
Label
The conquest of the ocean : the illustrated history of seafaring, Brian Lavery
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9781409367970
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
400 pages
Isbn
9781409367970
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white, and colour), maps (colour)
Label
The conquest of the ocean : the illustrated history of seafaring, Brian Lavery
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9781409367970
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
400 pages
Isbn
9781409367970
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white, and colour), maps (colour)

Library Locations

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      51.4771154 -0.2025884
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