Athenaeum Single-field Search Results
Category contains "Australasia"
Issue: 150, 11/09/30 p. 574
Heading: Imperfect Geographical and Hydrographical Knowledge, Para 1
Category: Geography Geodesy Navigation Maps Australasia Antarctic
Topic: Mr Buckingham argues, in favour of the utility of his proposed voyage of discovery, etc, the imperfection of our charts, of the Indian and Pacific Ocean particularly...[The "writer of this paragraph" attests to the inaccuracy of maps which is the more astonishing because of the numbers of ships who have already used the sea routes wrongly described]
Person: BUCKINGHAM, James Silk
1 matching Articles shown.
0 matching Reviews shown.