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In search of the woman who sailed the world / Danielle Clode.

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G 2021/0039 , H 2020/2320

Record identifier

74VKa6oON6R3

In search of the woman who sailed the world / Danielle Clode.

https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/74VKa6oON6R3

In search of the woman who sailed the world / Danielle Clode.

Full title

In search of the woman who sailed the world / Danielle Clode.

Publisher

Sydney, NSW : Picador/Pan Macmillan Australia, 2020.

Call Numbers

G 2021/0039 , H 2020/2320

Record Identifier

74VKa6oON6R3

Language

English

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Physical Description

Contents

[16], 335 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.

Content type

text

still image

cartographic image

Media type

unmediated

Carrier type

volume

Publication information

Publisher

Sydney, NSW : Picador/Pan Macmillan Australia, 2020.

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Summary

When the first woman to circumnavigate the world completed her journey in 1775, she returned home without any fanfare at all. Jeanne Barret, an impoverished peasant from Burgundy, disguised herself as a man and sailed on the 1766 Bougainville voyage as the naturalist's assistant. For over two centuries, the story of who this young woman was, why sh...

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In search of the woman who sailed the world / Danielle Clode.

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NOTES

General note

Includes bibliographical references.

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Date Published

2020.

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Call Numbers

G 2021/0039 , H 2020/2320

Record Identifier

74VKa6oON6R3

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https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/74VKa6oON6R3

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ISBN

9781760784959 paperback

DDC

910.92

MMS ID

991024343117702626

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