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The Resource Round about the earth : circumnavigation from Magellan to orbit, Joyce E. Chaplin

Round about the earth : circumnavigation from Magellan to orbit, Joyce E. Chaplin

Label
Round about the earth : circumnavigation from Magellan to orbit
Title
Round about the earth
Title remainder
circumnavigation from Magellan to orbit
Statement of responsibility
Joyce E. Chaplin
Title variation
  • Around about the earth
  • Around the earth
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In this first full history of around-the-world travel, Joyce E. Chaplin brilliantly tells the story of circumnavigation."-- Publisher's description
Summary
An account of the history of circumnavigation and how it has influenced the way people think about the Earth, profiling the early quests of famous historical figures, and the innovations that enabled world travel
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10151720
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
910.4/1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
G439
LC item number
.C44 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
circumnavigation from Magellan to orbit
Label
Round about the earth : circumnavigation from Magellan to orbit, Joyce E. Chaplin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21027842
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxi, 535 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781416596202
Isbn Type
(trade pbk.)
Lccn
2012016459
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9781416596196
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn779266177
  • (OCoLC)779266177
Label
Round about the earth : circumnavigation from Magellan to orbit, Joyce E. Chaplin
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21027842
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxi, 535 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781416596202
Isbn Type
(trade pbk.)
Lccn
2012016459
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9781416596196
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn779266177
  • (OCoLC)779266177

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