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Sea of glory : the epic South Seas Expedition 1838-1842

著者: Nathaniel Philbrick
出版商: London : Harper Perennial, 2005.
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"The dramatic story of the largest voyage of discovery in the history of the world , this is a astounding tale of courage, arrogance and adventure on the high seas. Headed by the controversial Lieutenant Charles Wilkes, and consisting of six sailing vessels and 346 men, the 'Ex. Ex.' (the United States Exploring Expedition of 1838--42) represented the largest voyage of discovery in the history of the world. Four  再读一些...
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类型/形式: History
提及的人: Charles Wilkes; Charles Wilkes
文档类型 图书
所有的著者/提供者: Nathaniel Philbrick
ISBN: 0007121164 9780007121168
OCLC号码: 57663377
注释: Originally published: London: HarperCollins, 2004.
描述: 452 pages [12] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 21 cm
责任: Nathaniel Philbrick.

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The dramatic story of the largest voyage of discovery in the history of the world, this is an astounding tale of courage, arrogance and adventure on the high seas from the author of `In the Heart of  再读一些...

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`Philbrick reconstructs this remarkable expedition in heroic detail...an exemplary account of an important and neglected expedition.' The Times`A stirring yarn, a satisfying lump of cultural history, 再读一些...

 
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