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Author Wagner, Henry Raup, 1862-1957.

Title Spanish voyages to the northwest coast of America in the sixteenth century / by Henry R. Wagner.

Imprint San Francisco : California Historical Society, 1929.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Reference, Storage    R 979.5 WAG    Available
Description viii, 571 p. : ill., maps (part fold.) ; 29 cm.
Series California Historical Society. Special publication ; no. 4
Special publication (California Historical Society) ; no. 4.
Note Appendix includes "such facsimiles of the original accounts ... as their nature or length permit". cf. Pref.
Bibliography "List of printed works cited": p. 533-538; contains also bibliographical notes and index.
Contents The voyage of Francisco de Ulloa.--Mendoza and Alvarado, partners.--The voyage of Francisco de Bolanõs.--The voyage of Juan Rodriguez Cabrillo.--The occupation of the Philippines and the discovery of the return route.--The voyage of Alvaro de Mendaña.--Juan de la Isla and Francisco Gail.--The voyage of Pedro de Unamuno.--The voyage of Sebastian Rodriguez Cermeño.--The antecedents of Sebastian Vizcaino's voyage of 1602.--Father Antonio de las Ascension's account of the voyage of Sebastian Vizcaino.--The project to settle Monterey.--Conclusion.--Notes.--Appendix.
Subject Explorers -- Pacific Coast (U.S.) -- History -- 16th century.
Explorers -- Spain -- History -- 16th century.
Pacific Coast (U.S.) -- Discovery and exploration -- Spanish.
California -- Discovery and exploration -- Spanish.
America -- Discovery and exploration -- Spanish.
Pacific Coast (U.S.) -- Description and travel.
America -- Description and travel.
Pacific Coast (U.S.) -- History -- 16th century.
America -- History -- 16th century.

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