Collecting in the South Sea: The Voyage of Bruni d’Entrecasteaux 1791–1794

Bronwen Douglas, Fanny Wonu Veys, Billie Lythberg

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    Abstract

    In 1791, contre-amiral, rear-admiral, Joseph Antoine Bruni d’Entrecasteaux (Figure 1.1) was despatched by the French monarch Louis XVI - under direction from the Asemblee nationale constituante (National Constituent Assemby) - to search for the lost vessels of Jean-Francois de Galaup, comte de la Perouse.
    Original languageEnglish
    Place of PublicationLeiden
    PublisherSidestone Press
    Number of pages381
    Edition1
    ISBN (Print)9789088905742
    Publication statusPublished - 2018

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