The Resource Exploration & exchange : a South Seas anthology, 1680-1900, edited by Jonathan Lamb, Vanessa Smith, and Nicholas Thomas

Exploration & exchange : a South Seas anthology, 1680-1900, edited by Jonathan Lamb, Vanessa Smith, and Nicholas Thomas

Label
Exploration & exchange : a South Seas anthology, 1680-1900
Title
Exploration & exchange
Title remainder
a South Seas anthology, 1680-1900
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jonathan Lamb, Vanessa Smith, and Nicholas Thomas
Title variation
Exploration and exchange
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 995
  • 995
Index
index present
LC call number
DU19
LC item number
.E95 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Exploration & exchange : a South Seas anthology, 1680-1900, edited by Jonathan Lamb, Vanessa Smith, and Nicholas Thomas
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • zbnus
  • mel
Contents
The discovery of New Holland / William Dampier -- Lionel Wafer crosses Darien / Lionel Wafer -- Richard Simson at Juan Fernandez / Richard Simson -- Commodore Anson lands at Juan Fernandez / George Anson -- Byron and the Patagonian giants / John Byron -- The discovery of Tahiti / Samuel Wallis -- The unfortunate compiler / James Cook, Joseph Banks, John Hawkeswortb -- Providential cannibalism / Johann Reinhold Forster -- William Wales makes observations / William Wales -- Benevolence on the beach / George Keate -- Resident observer / James Morrison -- The brethren and the 'Tayos" / William Wilson -- Falling from grace / George Vason -- A stranger in a strange country / Edward Robarts -- The violence of the beach / Samuel Patterson, Richard Siddons -- Missiles and missives / William Mariner -- Unutterable practices / William Ellis -- Property and providence / John Williams -- Tapu and conceit in the Marquesas / David Darling -- Philanthropic sympathy and the interests of commerce / Abby Jane Morrell -- Among the cannibals / Mary Wallis -- Tapa and Muru in New Zealand / Frederick Maning -- A yankee at the court of Captain Cook / Mark Twain -- Quite alone in a mountain village / Constance F. Gordon-Cumming -- Belated first contact / Robert Louis Stevenson -- Cannibal fashions / Fanny van der Grift Stevenson -- "That link of history" / Henry Adams, Ari'i Taimai -- The ebbing of the tide / Louis Becke
Control code
000021415799
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
359 p.
Isbn
9780226468464
Lccn
00029930
Other physical details
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http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b19923399
System control number
  • 21415799lt
  • (OCoLC)43728982

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