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A Sea of Glory

Volume One

by W. Pat Freeman

  • 274 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by iUniverse, Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General & Literary Fiction,
  • Historical fiction,
  • Historical - General,
  • Fiction / Historical,
  • Fiction - Historical

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages550
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10712526M
    ISBN 100595461212
    ISBN 109780595461219
    OCLC/WorldCa456732127

    In Sea of Glory: America’s Voyage of Discovery Nathaniel Philbrick tells the tale of the United States Exploring Expedition of It was the most ambitious and far-reaching exploratory expedition of the time: Find out what was down at the south pole, chart undiscovered Pacific islands, and make scientific discoveries around the world. -REVIEW: of Sea of Glory: America's Voyage of Discovery, the U.S. Exploring Expedition, by Nathaniel Philbrick (W. JEFFREY BOLSTER, NY Times Book Review) -REVIEW: of Sea of Glory (Janet Maslin (NY Times) -REVIEW: of Sea of Glory (Robert Harris, NY Times) -REVIEW: of Sea of Glory (Bob Hoover, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette) -REVIEW: of Sea of. Sea of Glory - CD-ROM Orchestration (PDF) - LifeWay 1.


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