The Resource Sea of glory : America's voyage of discovery : the U.S. Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842, Nathaniel Philbrick

Sea of glory : America's voyage of discovery : the U.S. Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842, Nathaniel Philbrick

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Sea of glory : America's voyage of discovery : the U.S. Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842
Title
Sea of glory
Title remainder
America's voyage of discovery : the U.S. Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842
Statement of responsibility
Nathaniel Philbrick
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Using diaries kept on board the U.S. Exploring Expedition's ships, historian Nathaniel Philbrick uncovers the dark saga that the 1838 expedition never told in its official reports
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Philbrick, Nathaniel
Dewey number
305.8/00973/09034
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
GN663
LC item number
.P48 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States Exploring Expedition
  • Ethnological expeditions
  • Ethnology
  • Ethnology
  • Wilkes, Charles
  • Wilkes, Charles
  • United States Exploring Expedition
  • Ethnological expeditions
  • Ethnology
  • Oceania
  • United States
  • Ontdekkingsreizen
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Sea of glory : America's voyage of discovery : the U.S. Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842, Nathaniel Philbrick
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Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Viking, 2003
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 741-791)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The great South Sea -- The deplorable expedition -- Most glorious hopes -- At sea -- The turning point -- Commodore of the pacific -- Antarctica -- A new continent -- The cannibal isles -- Massacre at Malolo -- Mauna Loa -- The wreck of the Peacock -- Homeward bound -- Reckoning -- This thing called science -- Legacy
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
1 online resource (797 pages (large print)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036941191
Label
Sea of glory : America's voyage of discovery : the U.S. Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842, Nathaniel Philbrick
Link
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Viking, 2003
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 741-791)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The great South Sea -- The deplorable expedition -- Most glorious hopes -- At sea -- The turning point -- Commodore of the pacific -- Antarctica -- A new continent -- The cannibal isles -- Massacre at Malolo -- Mauna Loa -- The wreck of the Peacock -- Homeward bound -- Reckoning -- This thing called science -- Legacy
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
1 online resource (797 pages (large print)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036941191

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