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The Resource The journal of Jean-François de Galaup de la Pérouse, 1785-1788, translated and edited by John Dunmore. Vol.1

The journal of Jean-François de Galaup de la Pérouse, 1785-1788, translated and edited by John Dunmore. Vol.1

Label
The journal of Jean-François de Galaup de la Pérouse, 1785-1788
Title
The journal of Jean-François de Galaup de la Pérouse, 1785-1788
Statement of responsibility
translated and edited by John Dunmore. Vol.1
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
This is the journal of La Perouse's voyage, on behalf of France, and after Cook's death, to explore and survey those parts of the Pacific not dealt with by Cook. Sailing with the "Boussole" and the "Astrolabe", La Perouse set out in 1785; he and his ships disappeared mysteriously in March, 1788
Member of
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
Uk
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1741-1788
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
La Pérouse, Jean-François de Galaup
Dewey number
910.9164
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the French
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1923-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dunmore, John
  • Hakluyt Society
Series statement
Works issued by the Hakluyt Society. Second series,
Series volume
no.179
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • La Pérouse, Jean-François de Galaup
  • La Pérouse, Jean-François de Galaup
  • Boussole (Ship)
  • Astrolabe (Ship)
  • Voyages around the world
  • Discoveries in geography
  • Explorers
  • Pacific Area
Label
The journal of Jean-François de Galaup de la Pérouse, 1785-1788, translated and edited by John Dunmore. Vol.1
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
623545
Dimensions
23cm.
Extent
ccxl, 232p., [12]p. of plates
Isbn
9780904180381
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (BH)OLD0904180387
  • (HSFH)OLDLA*JOJF98000
  • (StDuBDSZ)BDZ0000666477
Label
The journal of Jean-François de Galaup de la Pérouse, 1785-1788, translated and edited by John Dunmore. Vol.1
Publication
Control code
623545
Dimensions
23cm.
Extent
ccxl, 232p., [12]p. of plates
Isbn
9780904180381
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (BH)OLD0904180387
  • (HSFH)OLDLA*JOJF98000
  • (StDuBDSZ)BDZ0000666477

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