By Thomas Suarez
It covers the heritage of ocean exploration from sixteenth century Portuguese mariners to twentieth century explorers and incorporates a cornucopia of infrequent and gorgeous maps of the Pacific Ocean, specifically, of Hawaii, Tahiti, Australia and New Zealand, between different Pacific Islands and territories. Early Mapping of the Pacific strains the exploration and charting of the good ocean via cartography, following the tale from classical occasions in the course of the flip of the 20 th century, telling the stories of seafarers who ventured eastward from Asia and have been the Pacific's maximum explorers.
- The Pacific Islands and Their People
- Mariners, Mapmakers and the nice Ocean
- The Pacific Evolves after Magellan
- In the Wake of the Solomon Islands
- Earliest Mapping of Australia and New Zealand
- The Age of Enlightenment
- The 3 Voyages of James Cook
- The Discovery of Tahiti and Hawaii
- Micronesia, the Elusive Isles
- Surveyors, Whalers and Missionaries
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Early Mapping of the Pacific: The Epic Story of Seafarers, Adventurers, and Cartographers Who Mapped the Earth's Greatest Ocean by Thomas Suarez