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The Resource Sextant : a young man's daring sea voyage and the men who mapped the world's oceans, David Barrie

Sextant : a young man's daring sea voyage and the men who mapped the world's oceans, David Barrie

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Sextant : a young man's daring sea voyage and the men who mapped the world's oceans
Title
Sextant
Title remainder
a young man's daring sea voyage and the men who mapped the world's oceans
Statement of responsibility
David Barrie
Title variation
Sextant
Title variation remainder
a young mans daring sea voyage and the men who mapped the worlds oceans
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the author's first transatlantic voyage, when he learned to navigate using a sextant, and traces how this indispensible navigational tool was used by daring mariners to explore and map the world
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10311715
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Barrie, David
Dewey number
910.4/5
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
G540
LC item number
.B27143 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Barrie, David
  • Navigation
  • Sextant
  • Nautical astronomy
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a young man's daring sea voyage and the men who mapped the world's oceans
Label
Sextant : a young man's daring sea voyage and the men who mapped the world's oceans, David Barrie
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-317) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1031251
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xx, 340 pages
Isbn
9780062279347
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780062279347
  • (OCoLC)857966932
Label
Sextant : a young man's daring sea voyage and the men who mapped the world's oceans, David Barrie
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-317) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1031251
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xx, 340 pages
Isbn
9780062279347
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780062279347
  • (OCoLC)857966932

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