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The Resource Dead reckoning : great adventure writing from the golden age of exploration, 1800-1900, edited by Helen Whybrow

Dead reckoning : great adventure writing from the golden age of exploration, 1800-1900, edited by Helen Whybrow

Label
Dead reckoning : great adventure writing from the golden age of exploration, 1800-1900
Title
Dead reckoning
Title remainder
great adventure writing from the golden age of exploration, 1800-1900
Statement of responsibility
edited by Helen Whybrow
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
910.4/09/034
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
G465
LC item number
.D42 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Whybrow, Helen
Series statement
Outside books
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Voyages and travels
  • Travelers
  • Travelers' writings
Label
Dead reckoning : great adventure writing from the golden age of exploration, 1800-1900, edited by Helen Whybrow
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [565]-566)
Contents
  • Clarence King
  • From
  • Furthest North
  • Fridtjof Nansen
  • From
  • In the Lena Delta
  • George Wallace Melville
  • From
  • Tent life in Siberia
  • George Kennan
  • From
  • From
  • Voyage of the beagle
  • Charles Darwin
  • From
  • The Malay Archipelago
  • Alfred Russel Wallace
  • The journals of Lewis and Clark
  • Meriwether Lewis
  • From
  • The exploration of the Colorado River and its canyons
  • John Wesley Powell
  • From
  • Mountaineering in the Sierra Nevada
  • Joshua Slocum
  • From
  • Two years before the mast
  • Richard Henry Dana, Jr.--
  • From
  • The cruise of the Cachalot
  • Frank Thomas Bullen
  • From
  • Travels witha donkey in the Cévennes
  • Robert Lewis Stevenson
  • From
  • From
  • Alfred F. Mummery's my climbs in the Alps and Caucasus
  • Mary Mummery
  • Through the Dark Continent
  • Henry Morton Stanley
  • From
  • An account of the Crossing of the Continent of Australia
  • William John Wills
  • From
  • Voyage of the Liberdade
  • Mark Twain (Samuel L. Clemens)
  • From
  • The lure of the labrador wild
  • Dillon Wallace
  • From
  • The ascent of Mount St. Elias
  • Filippo De Filippi
  • From
  • The venturesome voyages of Captain Voss
  • John Claus Voss
  • From
  • From
  • Across Asia on a bicycle
  • Thomas Gaskell Allen, Jr.
  • and
  • William Lewis Sachtleben
  • Adventures on the roof of the world
  • Elizabeth Le Blond
  • From
  • The Oregon Trail
  • Francis Parkman
  • From
  • Roughing it
  • Edward Whymper
  • From
  • Travels in Alaska
  • John Muir
  • From
  • The Maine woods
  • Henry David Thoreau
  • From
  • A lady's life in the Rocky Mountains
  • Isabella Bird
  • From
  • From
  • Travels in West Africa
  • Mary Kingsley
  • Among the Celestials
  • Francis Edward Younghusband
  • From
  • In the forbidden land
  • Henry Savage Landor
  • From
  • The ascent of the Matterhorn
  • Sven Hedin
  • From
  • Personal narrative of a Pilgrimagge to Al-Madinah and Meccah
  • Richard Francis Burton
  • From
  • Incidents of Travel in Central America, Chiapas, and Yucatan
  • John L. Stephens
  • From
  • My life as an explorer
Control code
ocm50243200
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
566 p.
Isbn
9780393010541
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2002010867
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o50243200
  • (Sirsi) o50243200
Label
Dead reckoning : great adventure writing from the golden age of exploration, 1800-1900, edited by Helen Whybrow
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [565]-566)
Contents
  • Clarence King
  • From
  • Furthest North
  • Fridtjof Nansen
  • From
  • In the Lena Delta
  • George Wallace Melville
  • From
  • Tent life in Siberia
  • George Kennan
  • From
  • From
  • Voyage of the beagle
  • Charles Darwin
  • From
  • The Malay Archipelago
  • Alfred Russel Wallace
  • The journals of Lewis and Clark
  • Meriwether Lewis
  • From
  • The exploration of the Colorado River and its canyons
  • John Wesley Powell
  • From
  • Mountaineering in the Sierra Nevada
  • Joshua Slocum
  • From
  • Two years before the mast
  • Richard Henry Dana, Jr.--
  • From
  • The cruise of the Cachalot
  • Frank Thomas Bullen
  • From
  • Travels witha donkey in the Cévennes
  • Robert Lewis Stevenson
  • From
  • From
  • Alfred F. Mummery's my climbs in the Alps and Caucasus
  • Mary Mummery
  • Through the Dark Continent
  • Henry Morton Stanley
  • From
  • An account of the Crossing of the Continent of Australia
  • William John Wills
  • From
  • Voyage of the Liberdade
  • Mark Twain (Samuel L. Clemens)
  • From
  • The lure of the labrador wild
  • Dillon Wallace
  • From
  • The ascent of Mount St. Elias
  • Filippo De Filippi
  • From
  • The venturesome voyages of Captain Voss
  • John Claus Voss
  • From
  • From
  • Across Asia on a bicycle
  • Thomas Gaskell Allen, Jr.
  • and
  • William Lewis Sachtleben
  • Adventures on the roof of the world
  • Elizabeth Le Blond
  • From
  • The Oregon Trail
  • Francis Parkman
  • From
  • Roughing it
  • Edward Whymper
  • From
  • Travels in Alaska
  • John Muir
  • From
  • The Maine woods
  • Henry David Thoreau
  • From
  • A lady's life in the Rocky Mountains
  • Isabella Bird
  • From
  • From
  • Travels in West Africa
  • Mary Kingsley
  • Among the Celestials
  • Francis Edward Younghusband
  • From
  • In the forbidden land
  • Henry Savage Landor
  • From
  • The ascent of the Matterhorn
  • Sven Hedin
  • From
  • Personal narrative of a Pilgrimagge to Al-Madinah and Meccah
  • Richard Francis Burton
  • From
  • Incidents of Travel in Central America, Chiapas, and Yucatan
  • John L. Stephens
  • From
  • My life as an explorer
Control code
ocm50243200
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
566 p.
Isbn
9780393010541
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2002010867
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o50243200
  • (Sirsi) o50243200

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