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Synopsis of the cruise of the U.S. exploring expedition, during the years 1838, "39, "40, "41 & "42

Synopsis of the cruise of the U.S. exploring expedition, during the years 1838, "39, "40, "41 & "42

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Published by P. Force in Washington .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementdelivered before the National Institute, by its commander, Charles Wilkes, esq., on the twentieth of June 1842 ; to which is added a list of officers and scientific corps attached to the expedition.
SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 40087.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination56 p.
Number of Pages56
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13554887M
LC Control Number87820545
OCLC/WorldCa17641252

Atlas accompanies text volumes of The Narrative of the United States Exploring Expedition by Charles Wilkes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy 3 imperfect: Covers missing. Phillips, A seven-night expedition sailing in many ways feels more like a weeklong shore excursion than a cruise. What sets expedition cruising apart from "normal" cruising is the relationship between the.

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The expedition remapped parts of the world, set the stage for statehood of the Pacific Northwest and Hawaii, and is the foundation of the Smithsonian Institution. Synopsis. Drawings of the bryophytes of the U.S. Exploring Expedition under the command of Captain Wilkes, Drawings of the Hepaticae of the U.S.

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Tyler's The Wilkes Expedition is also useful as is the important group of essays about the Expedition published by the American Philosophical Society in Centenary Celebration: The Wilkes Exploring Expedition of the United States Navy, The United States Exploring Expedition was an exploring and surveying expedition of the Pacific Ocean and surrounding lands conducted by the United States from to The original appointed commanding officer was Commodore Thomas ap Catesby Jones.

Narrative of the United States exploring expedition, during the years, by Wilkes, Charles, The Lea and Blanchard edition is on the same format as the Sherman edition, and differs only in the preliminary material. The United States Exploring Expedition circumnavigated the globe under the command of Charles Wilkes between the summer of and the summer of (for a detailed account of the voyage, see the sources cited below).

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The U.S. Exploring Expedition ofPart 2 Specimens were shown as the scientific work of the United States Exploring Expedition was explained. The 19th century. There was never a dull moment on the U.S. Exploring Expedition of Led by Lt. Charles Wilkes, the Ex. Ex. circled the globe and became .Cruise ships are large passenger ships used mainly for ocean liners, which are used for transport, they typically embark on round-trip voyages to various ports-of-call, where passengers may go on tours known as "shore excursions." On "cruises to nowhere" or "nowhere voyages", cruise ships make two- to three-night round trips without visiting any ports of call.Narrative of the United States Exploring Expedition, During the Years, Vol.

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