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The Pacific Ocean, by Felix Riesenberg; illustrated by Stephen J. Voorhies.


New York, London, Whittlesey House, McGraw-Hill Book Company, Incorporated [1940] .
ISBN 9780836921250, 0836921259

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George Washington
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DU 19 .R5 1940 (show me on map) Available Request
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Subjects Discoveries in geography.
Explorers -- Pacific Area.
Explorers.
Pacific Area.
Pacific Ocean -- Discovery and exploration.
Pacific Ocean.
Series Oceans of the world.
Description 6 preliminary leaves, [3]-322 pages illustrations, maps 24 cm.
Copyright Date [1940]
©1940
Notes Map on lining-papers; illustration on t.p.
Contents The unknown ocean -- Balboa discovers the Pacific -- Magellan: the great navigator -- Guam and the Isles of Spice -- The Spanish Ocean -- The Manila Galleons -- Drake enters the Pacific -- The taking of the Santa Anna -- The struggle for the Pacific -- Heroic Anson -- Tahiti -- Captain James Cook: explorer extraordinary -- Sealers and whalers -- Wilkes: America's Captain Cook -- The opening of the Japanese door -- The last Pacific frontier.
Geographic Area Pacific Ocean
Network Numbers (OCoLC)889396
(OCoLC)ocm00889396
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Riesenberg, Felix, 1879-1939.
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