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Voyages of discovery : a visual celebration of ten of the greatest natural history expeditions

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  • Description
    Voyage to Jamaica: Sir Hans Sloan
    Surveying Ceylon: Paul Hermann, Johan Gideon Loten & Pieter de Bevere
    Sojourn to Surinam: Maria Sibylla Merian
    Travels in North America: William Bartram
    Pacific crossing: James Cook, Sir Joseph Banks & Sydney Parkinson
    Return to the south seas: James Cook, Johann & George Forster
    Charting Australia: Matthew Flinder & Ferdinand Bauer
    Sailing with the Beagle: Charles Darwin
    Amazonia and beyond: Alfred Russell Wallace & Henry Walter Bates
    Fathoming the Deep: The Challenger Expedition
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    QH15 RIC
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  • Catalogue title
    • Voyages of discovery : a visual celebration of ten of the greatest natural history expeditions / written by Tony Rice ; with an introduction by Dr. David Bellamy
  • Type
  • Identifiers
    QH15 RIC  (Call Number)
  • ISBN
    978174155770 (hbk.)
  • Available in
    Reading Room  (Location)
  • Description
    Voyage to Jamaica: Sir Hans Sloan Surveying Ceylon: Paul Hermann, Johan Gideon Loten & Pieter de Bevere Sojourn to Surinam: Maria Sibylla Merian Travels in North America: William Bartram Pacific crossing: James Cook, Sir Joseph Banks & Sydney Parkinson Return to the south seas: James Cook, Johann & George Forster Charting Australia: Matthew Flinder & Ferdinand Bauer Sailing with the Beagle: Charles Darwin Amazonia and beyond: Alfred Russell Wallace & Henry Walter Bates Fathoming the Deep: The Challenger Expedition
  • Physical description
    335 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), maps, ports. ; 27 cm.
  • Production
    Natural History Museum (London, England) (Corporate Entity)
    Allen & Unwin (Publisher)
    Bellamy, David J., 1943- (Author)
    Rice, A. L. (Creator)
    Crows Nest, N.S.W.  (Place of occurrence)
    c2008
  • Subject
  • Citation
    Voyages of discovery : a visual celebration of ten of the greatest natural history expeditions
  • Notes
    • Subtitle from cover.
    • Illustrations selected from the library of the Natural History Museum, London.
    • Includes bibliographical references (p. 330-331) and index.

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