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The Resource The voyage of the Beagle : Darwin's extraordinary adventure in Fitzroy's famous survey ship, James Taylor

The voyage of the Beagle : Darwin's extraordinary adventure in Fitzroy's famous survey ship, James Taylor

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The voyage of the Beagle : Darwin's extraordinary adventure in Fitzroy's famous survey ship
Title
The voyage of the Beagle
Title remainder
Darwin's extraordinary adventure in Fitzroy's famous survey ship
Statement of responsibility
James Taylor
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Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The Voyage of the Beagle" brings together, for the first time, in a single volume a range of topics on the great voyages of discovery made by the Beagle. They include the career history of the vessel, including designs and plans, biographies on Darwin and Captain Robert Fitzroy and the work of the various artists who accompanied the voyages. Illustrated with artworks, sketches and plans, extracts from journals and diaries, portraits and caricatures, artefacts and photographs, James Taylor has woven together all the various strands of the Beagle story to produce a thoroughly engaging and highly informative read that is sure to appeal to anyone from scientists to art lovers and maritime historians
Biography type
contains biographical information
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Taylor, James
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Darwin, Charles
  • Fitzroy, Robert
  • Beagle (Ship)
  • Beagle Expedition
  • Ocean travel
  • South America
Target audience
adult
Label
The voyage of the Beagle : Darwin's extraordinary adventure in Fitzroy's famous survey ship, James Taylor
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Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
192 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781844860661
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a113615
  • (Sirsi) a113615
Label
The voyage of the Beagle : Darwin's extraordinary adventure in Fitzroy's famous survey ship, James Taylor
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
192 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781844860661
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a113615
  • (Sirsi) a113615

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