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Into the blue: voyages of discovery 1700-1850

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November
102006

14:00 - 15:00

Location

The Royal Society, London, 6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London, SW1Y 5AG

Overview

 

Rupert Baker, Royal Society Library

An opportunity to hear the tales behind some of the most adventurous (and, in some cases, disastrous) seafaring journeys. On display will be illustrations and atlases from famous names such as Captain Cook, Baron von Humboldt and Commodore Anson.
 
This event will last approximately an hour and is FREE

 

Into the blue: voyages of discovery 1700-1850 The Royal Society, London 6-9 Carlton House Terrace London SW1Y 5AG UK