The Resource From Maps to Metaphors : the Pacific World of George Vancouver

From Maps to Metaphors : the Pacific World of George Vancouver

Label
From Maps to Metaphors : the Pacific World of George Vancouver
Title
From Maps to Metaphors
Title remainder
the Pacific World of George Vancouver
Creator
Language
eng
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
910.91
Index
no index present
LC call number
G246.V3.F76 1993eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
From Maps to Metaphors : the Pacific World of George Vancouver
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ""Contents""; ""Illustrations and Maps ""; ""Acknowledgments ""; ""How the Squamish Remember George Vancouver""; ""Introduction""; ""1 James Cook and the European Discovery of Polynesia""; ""2 Myth and Reality: The Theoretical Geography of Northwest America from Cook to Vancouver""; ""3 Vancouver's Survey Methods and Surveys""; ""4 Vancouver's Chronometers""; ""5 A Notable Absence: The Lateness and Lameness of Russian Discovery and Exploration in the North Pacific, 1639-1803""; ""6 Nootka Sound and the Beginnings of Britain's Imperialism of Free Trade""
  • ""7 Seduction before Sovereignty: Spanish Efforts to Manipulate the Natives in Their Claims to the Northwest Coast""""8 Dangerous Liaisons: Maquinna, Quadra, and Vancouver in Nootka Sound, 1790-5""; ""9 Art and Exploration: The Responses of Northwest Coast Native Artists to Maritime Explorers and Fur Traders""; ""10 Kidnapped: Tuki and Huru's Involuntary Visit to Norfolk Island in 1793""; ""11 Banks and Menzies: Evolution of a Journal""; ""12 The Intellectual Discovery and Exploration of Polynesia""; ""13 The Burden of Terra Australis: Experiences of Real and Imagined Lands""
  • ""Appendices: Vancouver's Instruments, Charts, and Drawings""""Notes""; ""Index""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""J""; ""K""; ""L""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""Q""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""U""; ""V""; ""W""; ""Y""; ""Contributors""
Control code
ocn923442538
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (366 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780774853897
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35522860
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)923442538
  • pebcs0774853891

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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