Keywords: south america

The Voyage of the Beagle

The Voyage of the Beagle


Charles Darwin

ISBN:
Year of publication: 1997

THE VOYAGE OF THE BEAGLE PREFACE I have stated in the preface to the first Edition of this work, and in the Zoology of the Voyage of the Beagle, that it was in consequence of a wish expressed by Captain Fitz Roy, of having some scientific person on board, accompanied by an offer from him of giving up part of his own accommodations, that I volunteered my services, which received, through the kindness of the hydrographer, Captain Beaufort, the sanction of the Lords of the Admiralty. As I feel that ...

Keywords: Beagle Expedition (1831-1836) Geology Natural history South America -- Discovery and exploration Voyages around the world -- History -- 19th century
Brazil on the Move

Brazil on the Move


John Dos Passos

ISBN: 9781569249581
Year of publication: 1963

Brazil on the Move by John Dos Passos Books by John Dos Passos Historical Narratives The Ground We Stand On The Head and Heart of Thomas Jefferson The Men Who Made the Nation Mr. Wilsons War Contemporary Chronicles Chosen Country Three Soldiers Manhattan Transfer The 42nd Parallel Nineteen Nineteen The Big Money The Most Likely to Succeed Adventures of a Young Man Number One The Grand Design The Great Days Midcentury Brazil on the Move I MELTING POT OF THE AMERICAS The Brazilians are great ...

Keywords: Brazil History Latin America South America Travel