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William Dampier

Joseph C. Shipman

William Dampier

seaman, scientist.

by Joseph C. Shipman

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Published by University of Kansas Libraries in Lawrence .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dampier, William, 1652-1715.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesUniversity of Kansas publications. Library sries, no. 15
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG246.D17 S5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination63 p.
    Number of Pages63
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5871010M
    LC Control Number62063442
    OCLC/WorldCa1802345

    William Dampier was a world famous explorer, chronicler and buccaneer who spent most of his adult life at sea. He was the first person to circumnavigate the world three times and kept meticulous notes on botanical phenomena, navigation and cultures he encountered in a journal that was the basis for his first book "A New Voyage Around the World Burial: St Katherine Coleman Church, London, City of . Captain William Dampier: Buccaneer-author, by Bonner, William Hallam and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Dampier's first book was published in , an account of his early voyaging in the Pacific and Indian Oceans, while his account of the famous voyage of HMS Roebuck appeared in two.

    William Dampier was an explorer, naturalist, author, hydrographer and pirate. He was the first Englishman to chart part of the Australian coastline, and the first European to undertake a scientific study of its landscape, seas, plants and animals.   WILLIAM DAMPIER sailed the great southern Pacific ocean four times, was the third Englishman to circumnavigate the globe, was the first person to circumnavigate the globe three times, was the first person to visit six continents, captained England's first scientific expedition, and touched Australian shores nearly years before Captain James 4/5(2).

    Additional Physical Format: Online version: Russell, William Clark, William Dampier. London and New York, Macmillan and Co., (OCoLC) Dampier exhibited Jeoly in London, thereby also generating publicity for a book based on his diaries. The publication of the book, A New Voyage Round the World, in was a popular sensation, creating interest at the Admiralty. In , Dampier was given command of the gun warship HMS Roebuck, with a commission from King William III. His.


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New Voyage Round the World. Birthplace: East Coker, Somerset, England Location of death: London, England Cause of death: unspecified. Gender: Male Race or Ethnicity: Wh.

English buccaneer, navigator and hydrographer, born at East Coker, Somerset in or Having early become an orphan, he was placed with the master of a ship at Weymouth Explorer.

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