Collection DOC 542 - Vanuatu : arrival of the Europeans: journal extracts of the first Europeans to visit Vanuatu: Pedro Fernandez de Quiros, 1606, to Vassily Golovnin, 1809

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AU PMB DOC 542

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Vanuatu : arrival of the Europeans: journal extracts of the first Europeans to visit Vanuatu: Pedro Fernandez de Quiros, 1606, to Vassily Golovnin, 1809

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  • 2003 (Creation)

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88 pages

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Collection loaned to the PMB for copying by Mr. Bob Field, New South Wales.

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  • English

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" ... journals relating to the expeditions of Quiros, Bougainville, Cook, Bligh ... D'Entrecasteuax, and Golovnin." -- p. 2.

Bibliography: p. 87-88.

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Contents:
Preface
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1. Introduction
2. Quiros and Torres arrive in Vanuatu, 1606
3. Louis de Bougainville visits, 1768
4. James Cook in Vanuatu, 1774
5. William Bligh's two visits, 1789 and 1792
6. Four brief visits, 1793 to 1805
7. Vassily Golovnin arrives in 1809
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