Historical Perspectives

Location:Pacific
Subject:History; explorers; Cook
Length:30 minutes
Format:Video
Hue:Color
Year Released:1985
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Producer:Southern California Consortium
Distributor:ACT Media
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Description:The history of oceanography as the history of exploration. Although the early charts of the Phoenicians and Mediterranean cultures indicate their understanding of tides, currents, and changes in the sea, it was not until the sixteenth century and the investigations of Captain Cook that true scientific study of the oceans took place.
Record No:789
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