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The Resource Expedition into empire : exploratory journeys and the making of the modern world, edited by Martin Thomas

Expedition into empire : exploratory journeys and the making of the modern world, edited by Martin Thomas

Label
Expedition into empire : exploratory journeys and the making of the modern world
Title
Expedition into empire
Title remainder
exploratory journeys and the making of the modern world
Statement of responsibility
edited by Martin Thomas
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
p. 118-123 records observations of Jean-Rene Quoy, Jacques Arago and August Pellion on the encounter of the French crew of the Uranie with the Aboriginal inhabitants of Shark Bay; physical characteristics mentioned
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
910.9
Index
index present
LC call number
G80
LC item number
.E88 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Thomas, Martin
Series statement
Routledge studies in cultural history
Series volume
31
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Leichhardt, Ludwig
  • La Perouse, Jean-Francois de Galaup, comte de, 1741-1788
  • Freycinet, Louis de
  • Discoveries in geography
  • Discoveries in geography
  • Voyages and travels
Label
Expedition into empire : exploratory journeys and the making of the modern world, edited by Martin Thomas
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1.What is an expedition? an introduction / Martin Thomas -- 2.What is an explorer? / Adriana Craciun -- 3.Settler colonial expeditions / Lorenzo Veracini -- 4.The expedition as a cultural form: on the structure of exploratory journeys as revealed by the Australian explorations of Ludwig Leichhardt / Martin Thomas -- 5.The theatre of contact: Aborigines and exploring expeditions / Philip Jones -- 6.Expeditions, encounters, and the praxis of seaborne ethnography: The French Voyages of La Perouse and Freycinet / Bronwen Douglas -- 7. Armchair expeditionaries: voyages into the French Musee de la Marine, 1828--78 / Ralph Kingston -- 8. On slippery ice: discovery, imperium, and the Austro-Hungarian North Polar Expedition (1872--4) / A. Stephen Walsh -- 9. A polar drama: the Australasian Antarctic Expedition of 1911--14 / Tom Griffiths -- 10. The 1928 MacRobertson Round Australia Expedition: colonial adventuring in the Twentieth Century / Georgine Clarsen -- 11.The Expedition's afterlives: echoes of empire in travel to Asia / Agnieszka Sobocinska
Control code
000053647194
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 241 pages
Governing access note
Not for Inter Library Loan
Isbn
9781138790681
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2014018418
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles
Label
Expedition into empire : exploratory journeys and the making of the modern world, edited by Martin Thomas
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1.What is an expedition? an introduction / Martin Thomas -- 2.What is an explorer? / Adriana Craciun -- 3.Settler colonial expeditions / Lorenzo Veracini -- 4.The expedition as a cultural form: on the structure of exploratory journeys as revealed by the Australian explorations of Ludwig Leichhardt / Martin Thomas -- 5.The theatre of contact: Aborigines and exploring expeditions / Philip Jones -- 6.Expeditions, encounters, and the praxis of seaborne ethnography: The French Voyages of La Perouse and Freycinet / Bronwen Douglas -- 7. Armchair expeditionaries: voyages into the French Musee de la Marine, 1828--78 / Ralph Kingston -- 8. On slippery ice: discovery, imperium, and the Austro-Hungarian North Polar Expedition (1872--4) / A. Stephen Walsh -- 9. A polar drama: the Australasian Antarctic Expedition of 1911--14 / Tom Griffiths -- 10. The 1928 MacRobertson Round Australia Expedition: colonial adventuring in the Twentieth Century / Georgine Clarsen -- 11.The Expedition's afterlives: echoes of empire in travel to Asia / Agnieszka Sobocinska
Control code
000053647194
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 241 pages
Governing access note
Not for Inter Library Loan
Isbn
9781138790681
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2014018418
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles

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