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Stokes, John Lort 1811-1885

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Works: 265 works in 600 publications in 1 language and 1,585 library holdings
Genres: Maps  Nautical charts  Digital maps  Topographic maps  Bathymetric maps  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author
Classifications: DU101, 919.4
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Discoveries in Australia; with an account of the coasts and rivers explored and surveyed during the voyage of H.M.S. Beagle in the years 1837-38-39-40-41-42-43 by John Lort Stokes( Book )

3 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discoveries in Australia : with an account of the hitherto unknown coasts surveyed during the voyage of the H.M.S. Beagle, between the years 1837 and 1843 by John Lort Stokes( )

21 editions published between 1846 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Lort Stokes (1812-85) was a naval officer on board H.M.S. Beagle - the same ship that had carried naturalist Charles Darwin around the world in 1831-6. Stokes served on that expedition and on the following commission, which was a survey of Australia in which the crew was charged with discovering more about the largely unknown land mass. The expedition set off in 1837 and Stokes did not return to England until 1843 - after 18 years of service on the Beagle - when he began work on this two-volume account of the voyage, which was published in 1846. This work provides a detailed narrative of the journey, including interaction with indigenous peoples and observations about the natural world in Australia, making it an important source about the early years of the European colony. Volume 2 sees the expedition explore the Victoria River, and later venture north into the Indonesian archipelago
Port Nicholson by Great Britain( )

17 editions published between 1856 and 1946 in English and Undetermined and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cook Strait anchorages by Great Britain( )

13 editions published between 1859 and 1952 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cook Strait anchorages by Great Britain( )

12 editions published between 1859 and 1953 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marlborough Sounds by New Zealand( )

11 editions published between 1956 and 1976 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discoveries in Australia by John Lort Stokes( Book )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nelson Anchorages by Great Britain( )

7 editions published between 1853 and 1943 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The New Zealand pilot : chiefly from surveys made in H.M. Ships Acheron and Pandora, Captain J. Lort Stokes and Commander Byron Drury, 1848-55 by G. H Richards( Book )

4 editions published between 1856 and 1875 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Akaroa Harbour by Great Britain( )

9 editions published between 1874 and 1947 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cook Strait by Great Britain( )

9 editions published between 1878 and 1953 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Banks Peninsula by Great Britain( )

8 editions published between 1850 and 1962 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Entrances to Auckland harbour by Great Britain( )

7 editions published between 1848 and 1914 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Northern Coast from Hokianga on the West to Tutukaka on the East by Great Britain( )

6 editions published between 1857 and 1970 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Map of the province of Otago, New Zealand by John Reid( )

7 editions published between 1859 and 1863 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Discoveries in Australia : with an account of the hitherto unknown coasts surveyed during the voyage of the H.M.S. Beagle, between the years 1837 and 1843
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Discoveries in Australia : with an account of the coasts and rivers explored and surveyed during the voyage of H.M.S. Beagle, in the years 1837-38-39-40-41-42-43, by command of the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty : also, a narrative of Captain Owen Stanley's visits to the islands in the Arafura SeaDiscoveries in AustraliaMariners are warned! : John Lort Stokes and H.M.S. Beagle in Australia, 1837-1843
Alternative Names
John Lort Stokes britischer Marineoffizier

John Lort Stokes Brits ontdekkingsreiziger (-1885)

John Lort Stokes swyddog Cymreig y llynges

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Stokes, John Lort 1811-1855

Stokes, John Lort 1812-1855

Джон Лорт Стокс офіцер Британського ВМФ, який плавав з Чарльзом Дарвіном

Джон Стокс

Джон Стоукс

Стокс Джон Лорт

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English (179)