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A chronological history of north-eastern voyages of discovery : and of the early eastern navigations of the Russians / by Captain James Burney, F.R.S
Bib ID 3563598
Format BookBook
Author
Burney, James, 1750-1821
 
Description London : Payne and Foss, 1819 
viii, 310 pages, [2] folded leaves of plates : 2 maps ; 22 cm. 
Summary

A supplemental vol. to Burney's larger work A chronological history of the discoveries in the South Sea or Pacific Ocean.

Notes

Includes two important and intimate details of Cook's third voyage on pp. 202-270 as well as his account of Cook's return to Hawaii in 1778-1779, Cook's altercation with the Hawaiians and his death.

Cited In

Ferguson, J.A. Bibliography of Australia, 372

Forbes, David W. Hawaiian national bibliography, 491.

Beddie, 1657-1658.

Holmes, 82.

Subjects Discoveries in geography -- Russian.  |  Northeast Passage.
Other authors/contributors Burney, James, 1750-1821. Chronological history of the discoveries in the South Sea or Pacific Ocean

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