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The Resource FitzRoy : the remarkable story of Darwin's captain and the invention of the weather forecast, John and Mary Gribbin

FitzRoy : the remarkable story of Darwin's captain and the invention of the weather forecast, John and Mary Gribbin

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FitzRoy : the remarkable story of Darwin's captain and the invention of the weather forecast
Title
FitzRoy
Title remainder
the remarkable story of Darwin's captain and the invention of the weather forecast
Statement of responsibility
John and Mary Gribbin
Title variation
Remarkable story of Darwin's captain and the invention of the weather forecast
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NHC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gribbin, John
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gribbin, Mary
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fitzroy, Robert
  • Admirals
  • Meteorology
Label
FitzRoy : the remarkable story of Darwin's captain and the invention of the weather forecast, John and Mary Gribbin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
First published in United Kingdom in 2003 by Review
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 311-313) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A very British hero -- Before the Beagle -- First command -- Interlude in England -- FitzRoy's passenger -- The Darwin voyage -- The happy return -- Difficulties down under -- Unrequited hopes -- Prophet without honor
Control code
56210701
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 336 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780300103618
Isbn Type
(cloth: alk. paper)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Label
FitzRoy : the remarkable story of Darwin's captain and the invention of the weather forecast, John and Mary Gribbin
Publication
Copyright
Note
First published in United Kingdom in 2003 by Review
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 311-313) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A very British hero -- Before the Beagle -- First command -- Interlude in England -- FitzRoy's passenger -- The Darwin voyage -- The happy return -- Difficulties down under -- Unrequited hopes -- Prophet without honor
Control code
56210701
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 336 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780300103618
Isbn Type
(cloth: alk. paper)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map

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