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A Voyage to California, the Sandwich Islands and Around the World in the Years 1826-29

Biography / Memoir

By: A Duhaut-Cilly

254 pages, B/w plates, maps

University of California Press

Hardback | Apr 1999 | #122099 | ISBN: 0520217527
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Translation of sea captain Duhaut-Cilly's writing from his around-the-world travels between 1826 and 1829 offering an eyewitness account of the pastoral society that was Mexican California. Also contains Duhaut-Cilly's account of the Sandwich Islands portion of his voyage and provides an authentic rendering of life at sea during the early nineteenth century.


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