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The Resource Sea of glory : America's voyage of discovery : the U.S. Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842, Nathaniel Philbrick

Sea of glory : America's voyage of discovery : the U.S. Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842, Nathaniel Philbrick

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Sea of glory : America's voyage of discovery : the U.S. Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842
Title
Sea of glory
Title remainder
America's voyage of discovery : the U.S. Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842
Statement of responsibility
Nathaniel Philbrick
Title variation
Sea of glory
Title variation remainder
Americas voyage of discovery : the U.S. Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Draws on journal entries to recount the epic journey of Charles Wilkes and the Exploring Expedition of 1838-1842, which led to the discovery of Antarctica and brought America international renown for its endeavors
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2005.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2003.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2003
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158685
Cataloging source
DLC
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Philbrick, Nathaniel
Dewey number
305.8
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Wilkes, Charles
  • United States Exploring Expedition,
  • Ethnological expeditions
  • Ethnology
  • Ethnology
Target audience
adult
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America's voyage of discovery : the U.S. Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842
Label
Sea of glory : America's voyage of discovery : the U.S. Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842, Nathaniel Philbrick
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Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Viking, 2003
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 741-791)
Control code
000024893234
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
797 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780786258567
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Sea of glory : America's voyage of discovery : the U.S. Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842, Nathaniel Philbrick
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Viking, 2003
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 741-791)
Control code
000024893234
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
797 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780786258567
Other physical details
ill., maps

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