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Round about the Earth : circumnavigation from Magellan to Orbit / Joyce E. Chaplin.

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Author/Creator:
Chaplin, Joyce E.
Language:
English.
Publication date:
2012
Imprint:
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed. - New York : Simon & Schuster, 2012.
Format:
  • Book
  • xxi, 535 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Bibliography:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [453]-507) and index.
Contents:
  • Fear. Magellan agonistes ; A world encompassed ; Traffic ; Terrestriality
  • First entr'acte
  • Confidence. A tolerable risk ; Faster
  • faster ; The Club of Eccentrics ; Pure pleasure
  • Second entr'acte
  • Doubt. Flight ; The outer limits ; Army and Navy surplus ; Magellan redivivus.
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ISBN:
9781416596196
1416596194

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