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Notes and sketches collected from a voyage in the North-west.

Notes and sketches collected from a voyage in the North-west.

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Published by F. Callahan in Montreal .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Catholic Church -- Missions.,
  • Indians of North America -- Missions.,
  • Northwest, Canadian -- Description and travel.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy a Sister of charity, of Montreal, for the furtherance of a charitable object.
    SeriesWestern Americana, 1550-1900 -- reel 394, no. 3952.
    ContributionsSister of charity, of Montreal.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination23 p. ;
    Number of Pages23
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15437097M

    The Journey to the West is a classic in Chinese literature, believed to be written by Wu Cheng’en, possibly as early as It tells the story of a Buddhist monk named Tang Sanzang and his. This record unit includes an unsigned manuscript on the fishes of the expedition, apparently the work of Jean Louis Agassiz which was sent to the United States National Museum in ; notes on the fishes and echinoderms collected by the expedition, either by Charles Pickering or based on his notes; a number of items concerning the drawings.

    Savours (The Voyages of Discovery, not reviewed) provides a thorough and transporting survey of North West Passage explorations, drawn, and laced with excerpts, from primary sources. Using original manuscripts, ship’s logs, letters, and diaries, Savours recounts, voyage by voyage, the many attempts to discover a sea route from the North Atlantic to the North Pacific. Savours works in strict. Preparation Of Passage Planning The Master shall have the Officer in charge (2nd Officer) to control the Charts, Nautical publications, etc., appropriately according to Procedures for Control of Charts and Nautical Publications and collect information necessary for the voyage. Preparation of Charts, Nautical publications, etc.

    Place the SPELL BOOK (F) and SAPPHIRE ROSE (G). Play the mini-game. Collect 7 pairs framed in the same color. Take the PUNCH PAPER (H). Walk down. Use the WATER CRYSTAL (I). Turn left. Play the HOP (J) to receive the GILDED ROD. Remove 2 notes and select the book; place the BOOK INSIGNIA (K) and turn a page. Take the MEMBERSHIP BADGE (L). I had come across the book in , in the paperback carousel at the new service station at Newport Pagnell on the M1 motorway. The cover was suggestive. Above the blurb, “He found strange refuge—love with another man’s wife,” was a drawing of a young woman reaching for .


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