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Identifier: CC-OldLibrary-STAN1.7
Date: Undated
Name: Stanbury David
Attributed title: The Ship Extensive document including suitability of 10-gun brigs in general for surveying and a detailed description of the Beagle - its fittings and accommodation - and the cramped conditions in which Charles Darwin was to live and work on board as they set sail in December 1831. It includes Robert FitzRoy's advice about "Useful things to take on a boat expedition" and notes on ship's duties and a list of stores.
Description: The Ship Extensive document including suitability of 10-gun brigs in general for surveying and a detailed description of the Beagle - its fittings and accommodation - and the cramped conditions in which Charles Darwin was to live and work on board as they set sail in December 1831. It includes Robert FitzRoy's advice about "Useful things to take on a boat expedition" and notes on ship's duties and a list of stores.
Document type: Note


           



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