Voyage to Australia & the Pacific, 1791-1793

by Entrecasteaux, Antoine Raymond Joseph de Bruni chevalier d"

Publisher: Melbourne University Press in Carlton South, Vic., Australia

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      Includes bibliographical references (p. 360-376) and index.

      Other titlesVoyage to Australia and the Pacific, 1791-1793.
      StatementBruny d"Entrecasteaus ; edited and translated by Edward Duyker and Maryse Duyker.
      GenreDiaries., Early works to 1800.
      ContributionsDuyker, Edward., Duyker, Maryse, 1932-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDU20 .E5813 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxliii, 392 p. :
      Number of Pages392
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3596725M
      ISBN 100522849326
      LC Control Number2002318180

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Buy A Voyage to Australia and the Pacific by Bruni D'Entrecasteaux, Edward Duyker from Waterstones today. Click and Collect from your local Waterstones. Dr Edward Duyker comes from a family deeply steeped in the sea. He is the author of many books dealing with early Australian coastal exploration, including An Officer of the Blue (), Nature's Argonaut (), the award-winning Citizen Labillardière () and, most recently, François Péron ().

In Dr Duyker was made a Chevalier de l'Ordre des Palmes Académiques by the French. The first definitive translation of Bruny d'Entrecastreaux's journal was published in 'Voyage to Australia and the Pacific Bruni d'Entrecasteaux' Edited/translated by M & E Duyker.

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London: Simpkin, Marshall & Co. Australia Northwest (K) "Physical Sketch Map of Northwest Australia showing the surface characteristics of the country and discoveries of the most recent explorers." from the Scottish Geographical Magazine. You are browsing: All A Voyage to Australia and the Pacific Foyalty A Voyage to Australia and the Pacific (Hardback) Bruni D'Entrecasteaux Edward Duyker Maryse Duyker Edward Duyker For more information please visit the A Year of Books page.

Bruny d’Entrecasteaux: Voyage to Australia and the Pacific — Melbourne: Miegunyah/Melbourne University Press. xliii + pp.

ISBN [paperback edition, MarchISBN ]. In Admiral Bruny d'Entrecasteaux sailed with two ships from Revolutionary France to search for his compatriot, the explorer La Perouse, who was missing in the a period of nearly two years he had held his ideologically divided expedition together.

Without his exceptional maritime skills his men (and one cross-dressing woman!) might all have died—or played out the destructive. Get this from a library. Voyage to Australia & the Pacific, [Antoine Raymond Joseph de Bruni Entrecasteaux, chevalier d'; Edward Duyker; Maryse Duyker; Rossel, M.

de] -- This text is a translation into English of the transcription of Bruni D'Entrecasteaux's journal from his voyage to Australia. It describes the geographical discoveries such as the Derwent. Voyage to Australia and the Pacific - Melbourne University Press.

Duyker, Edward & Maryse. Citizen Labillardiére - A Naturalist's Life in Revolution and Exploration. The Miegunyah Press. Horner, Frank. Looking for La Perouse. Melbourne University Press. Wikipedia Terra Australis Article. Voyage to Australia and the Pacifichis most recent book (with his mother Maryse Duyker), is the first English translation of Bruny d'Entrecasteaux's journal.

Cook reached the southern coast of New South Wales in and sailed north, charting Australia’s eastern coastline and claiming the land for Great Britain on 22nd August The second voyage.

Cook's second Pacific voyage, (), aimed to establish whether there was an inhabited southern continent, and make astronomical observations.

The first voyage of James Cook was a combined Royal Navy and Royal Society expedition to the south Pacific Ocean aboard HMS Endeavour, from to It was the first of three Pacific voyages of which James Cook was the commander. The aims of this first expedition were to observe the transit of Venus across the Sun (3–4 of June that year), and to seek evidence of the postulated Terra.

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The voyage of HMS Herald, under the command of Henry Mangles Denham, encompassed much of the South-west Pacific and substantial parts of the Australian coast. From tothe Herald surveyed and charted known land masses and suspected hazards, thereby establishing safe routes for shipping.

That some of these charts are still in use is testimony to the accuracy and skill of those who. A rare account of a voyage with tremendous importance to the exploration of Australia and the Pacific. D'Entrecasteaux joined the French navy in and fought in at Minorca.

He assumed command of the French fleet of the East Indies and inwas appointed governor of Mauritius and the Isle de Bourbon (Réunion). Heyerdahl recounted the epic voyage in the bestselling book “Kon-Tiki: Across the Pacific by Raft” and in a documentary the following year that won the Academy Award.

Captain Cook’s Voyage to the South Pacific Included a Secret Mission The explorer traveled to Tahiti under the auspices of science years ago, but. Webber was an artist who sailed with James Cook on his third voyage to the Pacific. Dixson Library, State Library of New South Wales, Sydney (a) There was yet one secret of the Pacific to be discovered: whether there existed a northwest passage around Canada and Alaska or a northeast one around Siberia, between the Atlantic and Pacific.

Tasman’s voyage of – By Dutch navigators had discovered discontinuous stretches of the western coast of Australia, but whether these coasts were continental and connected with the hypothetical southern continent of the Pacific remained unknown.

Tasman was assigned to solve this problem, following instructions based on a memoir. (com Maryse Duyker) Bruny d’Entrecasteaux: Voyage to Australia and the Pacific —, Miegunyah/Melbourne University Press, Melbourne,pp.

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