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A chronological history of voyages and discoveries in the South Seas
Bib ID 559944
Format BookBook
Author
Burney, James, 1750-1821
 
Description Amsterdam, N. Israel; New York, Da Capo Press [1967] 
5 v. illus., plates, fold. maps. 26 cm. 
Series

Bibliotheca Australiana ; 3-7.

Full contents
  • pt. 1. Commencing with an account of the earliest discovery of that sea by Europeans, and terminating with the voyage of Sir Francis Drake, in 1579.
  • pt. 2. 1579-1620.
  • pt. 3. 1620-1688.
  • pt. 4. To the year 1723, including a history of the buccaneers of America.
  • pt. 5. To the year 1764.
 
Notes

Facsimile of the 1803-17 ed. published under title: A chronological history of the discoveries in the South Sea or Pacific Ocean.

Subjects Voyages and travels.  |  Buccaneers.  |  Indigenous peoples.  |  Settlement and contacts - Explorers.  |  Pacific Ocean.  |  Pacific Islands.

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