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The Resource Discovery and empire : the French in the South Seas, edited by John West-Sooby

Discovery and empire : the French in the South Seas, edited by John West-Sooby

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Discovery and empire : the French in the South Seas
Title
Discovery and empire
Title remainder
the French in the South Seas
Statement of responsibility
edited by John West-Sooby
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Discovery and Empire is a collection of essays originating out of a symposium that was held at the State Library of South Australia on 8 July 2009. The symposium formed one of the strands of the XVIIth Biennial Conference of the Australasian Association of European Historians (6-9 July 2009), the overall theme for which was 'Europe's Expansions and Contractions'."--Publisher's website
Dewey number
990
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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West-Sooby, John,
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Imperialism
  • Oceania
  • France
  • France
  • France
  • Oceania
  • Oceania
Label
Discovery and empire : the French in the South Seas, edited by John West-Sooby
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
This book is available as a free fully-searchable PDF from www.adelaide.edu.au/press
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • The Acquisitive Eye? French Observations in the Pacific from Bougainville to Baudin
  • Jean Fornasiero and John West-Sooby
  • Discovering the Savage Senses: French and British Explorers' Encounters with Aboriginal People
  • Shino Konishi
  • A Case of Peripheral Vision: Early Spanish and French Perceptions of the British Colony at Port Jackson
  • John West-Sooby
  • New Creatures Made Known: Some Animal Histories of the Baudin Expedition
  • Stephanie Pfennigwerth
  • Primitive race", "pure race", "brown race", "every race": Louis Freycinet's Understanding of Human Difference in Oceania
  • Nicole Starbuck
  • Introduction
  • Imperial Eyes on the Pacific Prize: French Visions of a Perfect Penal Colony in the South Seas
  • Jacqueline Dutton
  • John West-Sooby
  • Note on the Second Frank Horner Lecture
  • John West-Sooby
  • The Globe Encompassed: France and Pacific Convergences in the Age of the Enlightenment
  • John Gascoigne
  • The Abbé Paulmier's Mémoires and Early French Voyages in Search of Terra Australis
  • Margaret Sankey
Control code
ocn868958986
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 electronic resource (xiii, 282 pages))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781922064523
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
illustrations (some colour), maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)868958986
Label
Discovery and empire : the French in the South Seas, edited by John West-Sooby
Publication
Copyright
Note
This book is available as a free fully-searchable PDF from www.adelaide.edu.au/press
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • The Acquisitive Eye? French Observations in the Pacific from Bougainville to Baudin
  • Jean Fornasiero and John West-Sooby
  • Discovering the Savage Senses: French and British Explorers' Encounters with Aboriginal People
  • Shino Konishi
  • A Case of Peripheral Vision: Early Spanish and French Perceptions of the British Colony at Port Jackson
  • John West-Sooby
  • New Creatures Made Known: Some Animal Histories of the Baudin Expedition
  • Stephanie Pfennigwerth
  • Primitive race", "pure race", "brown race", "every race": Louis Freycinet's Understanding of Human Difference in Oceania
  • Nicole Starbuck
  • Introduction
  • Imperial Eyes on the Pacific Prize: French Visions of a Perfect Penal Colony in the South Seas
  • Jacqueline Dutton
  • John West-Sooby
  • Note on the Second Frank Horner Lecture
  • John West-Sooby
  • The Globe Encompassed: France and Pacific Convergences in the Age of the Enlightenment
  • John Gascoigne
  • The Abbé Paulmier's Mémoires and Early French Voyages in Search of Terra Australis
  • Margaret Sankey
Control code
ocn868958986
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 electronic resource (xiii, 282 pages))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781922064523
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
illustrations (some colour), maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)868958986

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