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Sea of glory : [America's voyage of discovery : the U.S. Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842] / Nathaniel Philbrick.

Philbrick, Nathaniel. (Author). Brick, Scott. (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Garrett PL - Garrett BOCD PHI (Text) 30010170379500 Book on CD Available -

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  • ISBN: 0142800244 :
  • Physical Description: 5 compact discs (approximately 14 hrs.): analog
  • Edition: Abridged.
  • Publisher: New York : Penguin Audiobooks, [2003]

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Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Scott Brick.
Subject: Wilkes, Charles, 1798-1877.
United States Exploring Expedition (1838-1842)
Ethnological expeditions > History > 19th century.
Ethnology > Oceania > History > 19th century.
Ethnology > United States > History > 19th century.
Genre: Audiobooks.

  • Baker & Taylor
    Draws on journal entries to recount the epic journey of Charles Wilkes and the Exploring Expedition of 1838-1842, which led to the discovery of Antarctica and brought America international renown for its endeavors.
  • Baker & Taylor
    Traces the 1838 discovery voyage that resulted in the western world's survey of 87,000 ocean miles, 280 Pacific islands, numerous zoological discoveries, and the finding of Antarctica, a journey that was marked by tragic deaths, the losses of two ships, and controversial court martials. Simultaneous.

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