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Title Voyage De La Perouse autour du monde, Volume 1: Jean Francois del Galaup La Perouse
Section Section I: Cultural Contacts, 1492-1969
Date 1797
Document Type Printed Book
Library Bodleian Library
Reference CC 10 Art.Seld
Notes French language.
Region Australasia, North America, South America
Names Jean Francois del Galaup La Perouse, Captain James Cook (ppli, 33, 92-94), Abel Tasman (pp94, 107-109, 121), Louis de Bourgainville (plxiv, 94), Sir Francis Drake (pp82, 87, 141), Francis Fletcher (pp84, 86-87), F. A. Maurelle (p256), William Dampier (p120)
Places Botany Bay (ppliii, 3), New Holland, Australia, New Zealand, Van Diemen's land, Tasmania, Hudson's Bay (ppxxxviii-xlvi), Latin America, Brazil, Rio de Janeiro, Chile, Juan Fernandez, Straights of Magellan (p82), Cape Horn (p82), South Seas (pxix), Oceania, Tahiti, Society Islands
Topics contents (p343), journal, exploration, preface (pi), chronological list of the principal voyages to the South Seas (pxix), navigation (pp30-42), ship's crew (pp4-12), French empire, French National Assembly (pp1-3), objectives of the voyage (pp13-61), trade (pp30-42), health and disease (pp138-196), medicine, attitudes towards indigenous population, natural history (pp42-50, 167, 171, 205, 226, 235-240), botany (pp171, 226, 249), Academie des sciences (pp155-179, 197), astronomy (pp246, 250)
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