The Resource Voyage of the Harrier: : around the world in the track of HMS Beagle, Julian Mustoe, (ebook)

Voyage of the Harrier: : around the world in the track of HMS Beagle, Julian Mustoe, (ebook)

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Voyage of the Harrier: : around the world in the track of HMS Beagle
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Voyage of the Harrier:
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around the world in the track of HMS Beagle
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Julian Mustoe
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eng
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One of the most important ocean voyages in history was the circumnavigation of the world by the survey ship HMS Beagle in the early 1830s, with Charles Darwin aboard as ship's naturalist. Darwin's account, published in 1839 as Voyage of the Beagle, has never been out of print. Voyage of the Harrier, is the story of the first detailed re-enactment ever made of the Beagle's famous voyage. Between 2001 and 2012 the author in his small sailing yacht Harrier went to nearly every port used, and almost every anchorage visited, by the Beagle. Harrier's voyage was guided in detail by Robert FitzRoy's Narrative and Darwin's Beagle Diary. The Beagle's voyage involved much labourious survey work and it saw the beginning of Darwin's personal development as a scientist. Harrier's voyage included a shipwreck and an attack by smugglers in the Timor Sea. The author's book, Voyage of the Harrier, combines accounts of the Beagle and Harrier voyages in such a way that the two voyages cast light upon one another. Together, the two narratives help to illuminate the world
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Mustoe, Julian
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910.41
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non fiction
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  • Mustoe, Julian
  • Voyages around the world
  • South America
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Voyage of the Harrier: : around the world in the track of HMS Beagle, Julian Mustoe, (ebook)
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9781783016990
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MWT11572038
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Voyage of the Harrier: : around the world in the track of HMS Beagle, Julian Mustoe, (ebook)
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Publication
Color
multicolored
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781783016990
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11572038
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11572038
System control number
MWT11572038
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Mode of access: World Wide Web

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