The great explorers of the nineteenth century

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Statementby Jules Verne ; translated from the French ; with 51 original drawings by Leon Benett, and 57 fac-similes from early mss. and maps by Matthis and Morieu.
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LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 90/4543 (G)
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FormatMicroform
Paginationxv, 378 p., [105] leaves of plates
Number of Pages378
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Open LibraryOL2018426M
LC Control Number90953035

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Excerpt from The Great Explorers of the Nineteenth Century IN present volume to the English public, the Translator Wishes to thank the Rev. Andrew Carter for the very great assistance given by him in tracing all quotations from English, German, and other authors to the original sources, and for his untiring aid in : Jules Verne, Léon Benett.

The great explorers of the nineteenth century by Verne, Jules, Publication date Topics Discoveries in geography, Voyages and travels, Explorers Publisher London S. Low, Marston, Searle & Rivingston Collection robarts; sciencefiction; Pages: Pages in category "19th-century explorers" The following pages are in this category, out of total.

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Get this from a library. The great explorers of the nineteenth century. [Jules Verne] -- This book is an early translated edition of Jules Verne's work on celebrated travels and travelers of his century. It is translated by N. D'Anvers and contains 51 original illustrations by Léon. The Great Explorers of the Nineteenth Century ().pdf writen by Jules Verne: This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it.

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Third and last part of Jules Verne's history of world exploration. This volume covers the 19th century. According to Wik Brand: Seltzer Books. Encyclopedia Britannica, Although the once-fuzzy outlines of the global map had largely been defined by the 19th century, much had yet to be learned.

As some explorers continued to search either for resources or for unknown regions, others increasingly embraced a new kind of discovery—that of scientific knowledge.

Readers will journey alongside a host of notable explorers, accompanying Lewis. The Great Explorers of the Nineteenth Century, Paul Philippoteaux, Leon Bennett, Dora Leigh, Jules Verne, Jazzybee Verlag.

Des milliers de livres avec la livraison chez vous en 1 jour ou en magasin avec -5% de réduction. THE DAWN OF A CENTURY OF DISCOVERY. gives a minute account of the condition of French geographical knowledge at the beginning of the nineteenth century, and of the many desiderata of that science.

From the commencement of the century, one country has taken the lead in great discoveries. German explorers have worked so earnestly, and.

During the nineteenth century, European women of all countries and social classes experienced dramatic and enduring changes in their familial, working and political lives. However, the history of women at this time is not one of unmitigated progress - theirs was an uphill struggle, fraught with hindrances, hard work and economic downturns, and the increasing intrusion of the public into their.

Originally published inthis work included three volumes, each describing a different aspect of world travel. This third volume is titled The Great Explorers of the Nineteenth Century and features contents of voyages from all over the world including Africa, Americas, Asia, and Polar expeditions.

Home» The Great Explorers of the Nineteenth Century. VOYAGES ROUND THE WORLD, AND POLAR EXPEDITIONS. At the beginning of the nineteenth century, the Russians for the first time took part in voyages round the world, Until that time their explorations had been almost entirely confined to Asia, and their only mariners of note were Behring.

While nineteenth-century explorers like Edward William Parry also saw a considerable amount of the Arctic Archipelago, Bylot did so over the course of five often-harrowing voyages in just seven years between and Moreover, scientific navigation was in its infancy and the chances of perishing were much higher.

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The project came close to being realised in the late nineteenth century, when construction began in but was soon abandoned. In the end, wider geopolitics – the Great Game in Central Asia and competition with France in Qing China – were what determined the success or failure of these nineteenth-century plans for a railway.

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Major explorations of Earth continued after the Age of Discovery. By the early seventeenth century, vessels were sufficiently well built and their navigators competent enough to travel to virtually anywhere on the planet by sea. In the 17th century Dutch explorers such as Willem Jansz and Abel Tasman explored the coasts of Australia.

The Explorers by Richard A. VanOrman is an attempt to capitalize on the new fashion for exploration history. In this work the author attempts to analyze and compare, as his subtitle indicates, "Nineteenth Century Expeditions in Africa and the American West."Author: William H. Goetzmann. The Paperback of the Celebrated Travels and Travellers: The Great Explorers of the Nineteenth Century - Part 3 (World Classics, Unabridged) by Jules Verne Due to COVID, orders may be delayed.

Thank you for your : The following is a list of explorers. Their common names, countries of origin (modern and former), centuries when they were active and main areas of exploration are listed below.

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John C. “Grizzly” Adams () – Adams was a professional hunter of grizzly bears who became well-known when he became involved in P.T. Barnum’s Circus. James Aird () – A Scottish fur trader, Aird spent nearly 40 years among the Dakota Sioux in what is now Iowa and Minnesota becoming a prominent fur trader at Mackinac, Michigan and Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin.

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Of her choice of subjects for the book Women of Discovery, author Milbry Polk said: So in the end, we chose about 84 women that covered 2, years of history, more than a dozen different nationalities. "Weaving together paleoclimatology, a narrative of nineteenth-century exploration, and modern sensibilities, Land of Wondrous Cold fills a niche for the historically minded reader.

Filled with evocative storytelling, this is a good book for a long cruise to Antarctica."—James R. Fleming, Colby College.Preface: In my childhood I used to hear the legendary songs of the travels of explorers Nain Singh and Mani Singh to Ladakh during fairs and festivals in Johar valley of Kumaon.

I also heard from uncle Kishen Singh interesting stories of the Grand Lama of Great Tibet, the robbers' battle cry of Ullul-lullul lu-u-u the black and white tent-dwellers and jet-back wild yaks of Chang-tang (the.When Great Britain and Imperial Russia faced off in Central Asia in the 19th century, it became top priority to chart parts of the region previously left blank on maps.

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