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Dangerous archipelago of the Paamuto or Low Islands [cartographic material] / by Admiral Krusenstern 1837 with additions by Robt. Fitz-Roy 1838
Bib ID 134296
Format MapMap, OnlineOnline
Author
Kruzenshtern, Ivan Fedorovich, 1770-1846
 
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Description London : Published according to Act of Parliament by Henry Colburn, 1838 
1 map ; 30 x 38 cm. 
Partial contents Inset: Whylootacke or Wailutaki Id. [i.e. Aitutaki] 
Notes

Photographic copy of a map of French Polynesia showing track of the 1836 H.M.S. Beagle expedition.

Relief shown by spot heights.

"Engraved by J & C. Walker"

Plate from: Narrative of the surveying voyages of His Majesty's ships Adventure and Beagle between the years 1826 and 1836. Appendix to vol. 2. London, 1839.

Includes explanation and list of native names of islands in the Paamuto Archipelago.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-232746157

National Library of Australia's copy is a photographic reproduction from book held at PET FRM 2708.

Subjects Beagle Expedition, (1831-1836) -- Maps -- Facsimiles.  |  French Polynesia -- Maps -- Facsimiles.  |  Oceania -- Discovery and exploration -- Maps -- Facsimiles.
Time Coverage 1838 
Other authors/contributors Fitzroy, Robert, 1805-1865  |  Henry Colburn (Publisher)

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