George Vancouver

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George Vancouver
Lahir 22 Juni 1757
King's Lynn, Norfolk, England
Meninggal 10 Mei 1798 (umur 40)
Petersham, Surrey, England
Pekerjaan Perwira Angkatan Laut
Tanda tangan

Kapten George Vancouver RN (lahir 22 Juni 1757 – meninggal 10 Mei 1798 pada umur 40 tahun) adalah seorang perwira Inggris dari Angkatan Laut Britania Raya, yang terkenal dengan ekspedisi 1791-95, yang menjelajahi dan memetakan wilayah Pantai Pasifik barat laut Amerika Utara, termasuk pantai-pantai Alaska, British Columbia, Washington dan Oregon. Ia juga menjelajahi Kepulauan Hawaii dan pantai barat daya Australia.


Karya oleh George Vancouver[sunting | sunting sumber]

  • Voyage Of Discovery To The North Pacific Ocean, And Round The World In The Years 1791–95, by George Vancouver ISBN 0-7812-5100-1. Ditulis asli oleh Vancouver dan diselesaikan oleh saudara laki-lakinya John dan diterbitkan tahun 1798.
    • Disunting pada tahun 1984 oleh W. Kaye Lamb dan dinamai-ulang The Voyage of George Vancouver 1791–1795; diterbitkan oleh Hakluyt Society di London, England.

Bacaan lainnya[sunting | sunting sumber]

  • Madness, Betrayal and the Lash: The Epic Voyage of Captain George Vancouver by Stephen R. Bown. Published by Douglas & McIntyre 2008.
  • Vancouver A Life: 1757–1798 by George Godwin. Published by D. Appleton and Company, 1931.
  • Adventures in Two Hemispheres Including Captain Vancouver's Voyage by James Stirrat Marshall and Carrie Marshall. Published by Telex Printing Service, 1955.
  • The Life and Voyages of Captain George Vancouver by Bern Anderson. Published by University of Washington Press, 1966.
  • Captain Vancouver: A Portrait of His Life by Alison Gifford. Published by St. James Press, 1986.
  • Journal of the Voyages of the H.M.S. Discovery and Chatham by Thomas Manby. Published by Ye Galleon Press, 1988.
  • Vancouver's Voyage: Charting the Northwest Coast, 1791–1795 by Robin Fisher and Gary Fiegehen. Published by Douglas & McIntyre, 1992.
  • On Stormy Seas, The Triumphs and Torments of Captain George Vancouver by B. Guild Gillespie. Published by Horsdal & Schubart, 1992.
  • Captain Vancouver: North-West Navigator by E.C. Coleman. Published by Tempus, 2007.
  • Sailing with Vancouver: A Modern Sea Dog, Antique Charts and a Voyage Through Time by Sam McKinney. Published by Touchwood Editions, 2004.
  • The Early Exploration of Inland Washington Waters: Journals and Logs from Six Expeditions, 1786–1792 edited by Richard W. Blumenthal. Published by McFarland & Company, 2004.
  • A Discovery Journal: George Vancouver's First Survey Season – 1792 by John E. Roberts. Published by Trafford Publishing, 2005.
  • With Vancouver in Inland Washington Waters: Journals of 12 Crewmen April–June 1792 edited by Richard W. Blumenthal. Published by McFarland & Company, 2007.

Pranala luar[sunting | sunting sumber]

 Laughton, John Knox (1899). "Vancouver, George". In Sidney Lee. Dictionary of National Biography 58. London: Smith, Elder & Co.