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Encyclopedia of exploration, 1850 to 1940 : the oceans, islands and polar regions / Raymond John Howgego.
Creator:
Howgego, Raymond John, 1946-
Title:
Encyclopedia of exploration, 1850 to 1940 : the oceans, islands and polar regions / Raymond John Howgego.
Published/Created:
Potts Point, N.S.W. : Hordern House, 2006.
Physical Description:
x, 724 p. ; 29 cm.
Holdings:
Reference Library
G80 .H679 2006 (LC) Oversize
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
" ... 521 major articles ... indexes provides immediate access to the lives and achievements of nearly 3000 travellers ..."--Dust jacket flap.
"A comprehensive reference guide to the history and literature of exploration, travel and colonialization in the oceans, the islands, New Zealand and the polar regions from 1850 to the early decades of the twentieth century" -- t.p.
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Subject Terms:
Adventure and adventurers -- Encyclopedias.
Découvertes géographiques -- Encyclopédies.
Discoveries in geography -- Encyclopedias.
Discoveries in geography.
Explorateurs -- Encyclopédies.
Explorers -- Biography.
Explorers -- Encyclopedias.
Ontdekkingsreizigers.
Voyages -- Encyclopédies.
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