SEA OF GLORY The US Exploring Expedition 1838-1842
Nathaniel Philbrick

The full story of the United States Pacific exploring expedition led by Lieutenant Charles Wilkes, that spent four years in the region conducting one of the most comprehensive scientific surveys ever conducted that included some of the first discoveries of the antarctic continent. 

Viking Penguin, New York, 2003. Hardback with dust jacket. 452 pages. SECONDHAND

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