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The Resource The art of science : Nicolas Baudin's voyagers 1800 - 1804, edited by Jean Fornasiero, Lindl Lawton and John West-Sooby

The art of science : Nicolas Baudin's voyagers 1800 - 1804, edited by Jean Fornasiero, Lindl Lawton and John West-Sooby

Label
The art of science : Nicolas Baudin's voyagers 1800 - 1804
Title
The art of science
Title remainder
Nicolas Baudin's voyagers 1800 - 1804
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jean Fornasiero, Lindl Lawton and John West-Sooby
Title variation
Nicolas Baudin's voyagers 1800-1804
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"It was one of the most lavishly equipped scientific expeditions ever to leave Europe. At the dawn of the nineteenth century, French navigator Nicolas Baudin led two ships carrying 22 scientists and more than 230 officers and crew on a three-and-a-half-year voyage to the 'Southern Lands', charting coasts, studying the natural environment and recording encounters with indigenous peoples". Portrait of Norou-gal-derri, man from the Port Jackson (page 23), mentions about a man from the Wardandi tribe (page 69), Includes portraits of Aboriginal peoples - pages, 23, 26, 27, 29, 58, 59, 68, 92, 93, 155, 156, 157
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
AU@
Dewey number
919.404207494
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
DU99
LC item number
.A78 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fornasiero, F. J.
  • Lawton, Lindl
  • West-Sooby, John
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Muséum d'histoire naturelle du Havre
  • Baudin, Nicolas
  • Lesueur, Charles Alexandre
  • Petit, Nicolas-Martin
  • Péron, François
  • Norou-gal-derri
  • Arra-Maida
  • Ta-ta-bahi-bah
  • Bara-Ourou
  • Bedgi
  • Couroubarigal
  • Mororé
  • Mousquéda
  • Toulgra
  • Art, French
  • Botanical illustration
  • Discoveries in geography
  • Natural history illustration
  • Portrait drawing, French
  • Scientific expeditions
  • Voyages and travels
  • Zoological illustration
  • Australia
Label
The art of science : Nicolas Baudin's voyagers 1800 - 1804, edited by Jean Fornasiero, Lindl Lawton and John West-Sooby
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 170-172)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • cartographic image
  • still image
  • text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Word and image -- The Baudin expedition -- Napoleon's France -- First encounters -- Friend or foe? -- Unlocking mysteries -- Tasmanian Fauna -- Reading the work -- The art of cultural exchange
Control code
000057431404
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
175 pages
Isbn
9781743054277
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly colour), facsimiles, maps (some colour) portraits (some colour)
System control number
(OCoLC)950004477
Label
The art of science : Nicolas Baudin's voyagers 1800 - 1804, edited by Jean Fornasiero, Lindl Lawton and John West-Sooby
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 170-172)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • cartographic image
  • still image
  • text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Word and image -- The Baudin expedition -- Napoleon's France -- First encounters -- Friend or foe? -- Unlocking mysteries -- Tasmanian Fauna -- Reading the work -- The art of cultural exchange
Control code
000057431404
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
175 pages
Isbn
9781743054277
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly colour), facsimiles, maps (some colour) portraits (some colour)
System control number
(OCoLC)950004477

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