From Venus to Antarctica: the life of Dumont D'Urville.

By: DUNMORE, John.

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252pp, illus. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. Fine (new). ISBN 0908988710 ***Jules Sebastien César Dumont D'Urville (1790-1842), the French navigator 'who made the greatest single contribution to perfecting the map of the Pacific in the nineteenth century', and the first of his countrymen to visit Antarctica - aboard our namesake L'Astrolabe.

Title: From Venus to Antarctica: the life of Dumont D'Urville.

Author Name: DUNMORE, John.

Categories: Maritime and naval,

Publisher: Auckland, NZ, Exisle Publishing: 2007

Seller ID: 23840

Keywords: antarctica cat52 exploration france French maritime pacific polar south seas,