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Alessandro Malaspina, an Italian life in the Pacific

Alessandro Malaspina, an Italian life in the Pacific

papers of a conference held at History House, 11 May 1990

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Published by University of Sydney, Frederick May Foundation for Italian Studies in [Sydney] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New South Wales,
  • Pacific Area
    • Subjects:
    • Malaspina, Alessandro, 1754-1809 -- Travel -- New South Wales -- Congresses.,
    • Malaspina, Alessandro, 1754-1809 -- Travel -- Pacific Area -- Congresses.,
    • New South Wales -- Description and travel -- Congresses.,
    • Pacific Area -- Discovery and exploration -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      Statementedited by Roslyn Pesman Cooper.
      GenreCongresses.
      ContributionsPesman, Ros., Frederick May Foundation for Italian Studies.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDU162 .A43 1990
      The Physical Object
      Pagination74 p. :
      Number of Pages74
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1145392M
      ISBN 100867583495
      LC Control Number94116806
      OCLC/WorldCa27590552

      The mariner, Alessandro (Alejandro) Malaspina, was born in Malazzo, Italy, and served under the Spanish crown. Trained at the Departmento de Cadiz in , he circumnavigated the globe in Inspired by the scientific voyages of Cook, Malaspina promoted and planned a . Among the voyages of exploration and surveying in the late 18th century, that of Alejandro Malaspina best represents the high ideals and scientific interests of the Enlightenment. Italian-born, Malaspina entered the Spanish navy in In September he and fellow-officer José Bustamante submitted a plan to the Ministry of Marine for a voyage of survey and inspection to Spanish.

      Get this from a library! Alejandro Malaspina: portrait of a visionary. [John Kendrick] -- An independent scholar makes available to English readers for the first time the journals and letters of an 18th century Italian navigator in the service of Spain. As thanks for his Italian Submarine Alessandro Malaspina Sunk 10 September Italian historian Lorenzo Colombo has recently sent us the details of a long-neglected RAAF success against the Italian submarine Alessandro Malaspina by Sunderland W, aircraft “U” of 10 Squadron RAAF, captained by Flt. Lt. Athol Wearne. (At the time the Sunderland crew.

        Malaspina remained in the prison from to While recognizing the strategic threat it posed to Spain’s Pacific possessions in time of war, Malaspina wrote: Ministerio de Defensa, Museo Naval ; Lunwerg. Having seen carts and even ploughs being drawn by convicts for want of draught animals in the colony, and having eaten meals with the colonists. Malaspina Expedition: | | ||| | Route of Malaspina and the |Descubierta| | World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias.


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Pesman, Ros. and Frederick May Foundation for Italian Studies. Alessandro Malaspina, an Italian life in the Pacific: papers of a conference held at History House, 11 May / edited by Roslyn Pesman Cooper University of Sydney, Frederick May Foundation for Italian Studies [Sydney] Australian/Harvard Citation.

Pesman, Ros. Italian explorer Alessandro Malaspina, flying under the Spanish flag, explored the Northwest coast during his expedition of Christopher Columbus and Amerigo Vespucci might be famous for their early explorations of the New World, yet another Italian adventurer who commanded a four-year expedition to the Pacific Northwest, the Philippines, Australia and New.

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It was named after Alessandro Malaspina, the world-famous Italian navigator. Laid down in by the shipyard OTO of Muggiano, near La Spezia, the vessel was delivered to the Navy on June 20th,a.

Daily guide to anniversaries, festivals, facts and key dates today in Italian history. The explorer Alessandro Malaspina, whose achievements in helping enhance our knowledge of the world in the 18th century were underappreciated, was born on November 5,   InFerdinand Magellan’s voyage to the Pacific Ocean included a number of Italian crewmen.

One, Antonio Pigafetta, recorded the epic journey in his log. Later, inAlessandro Malaspina led a scientific voyage to the South Pacific on behalf of the Spanish crown.

Alessandro Malaspina, an Italian life in the Pacific: papers of a conference held at History House, 11 Sydney's first four years: being a reprint of A narrative of the expedition to Botany Bay and, A comple Historical sketch of New South Wales; The Age of. Early Life; Socotra, Hormuz and on to Cochin; Albuquerque Takes Over; Goa; Malacca; Retaking Goa; The Spice Islands and China; To the West; To Hormuz; Albuquerque's Death; Anaximander of Miletus (c— BC) Anaximenes (d.c BC) George Anson.

Untitled; Untitled 2; Untitled 3; Untitled 4; Untitled 5; Untitled 6; Untitled 7; Untitled 8. Tuscan-born and Spanish-trained Alessandro Malaspina () captained the most significant scientific expedition ever launched by Spain in the years After a survey of the Spanish colonies in America, he directed the course of the Descubierta towards the South Pacific and anchored at Port Jackson on 11 March In my essay I will scrutinize the New South Wales leg of Author: Laura Olcelli.

First of all, I should like to thank Malaspina University College, the Vancouver Spanish Pacific Historical Society, and the Spanish Embassy, who have enabled me to be here thank you, especially, to Robin Inglis and John Black, the people who have made it possible.

As you know, I am going to talk about Alessandro Malaspina, the commander of the most important Spanish scientific. The Secret History of the Convict Colony: Alexandro Malaspina's Report on the British Settlement of New South Wales by King, Robert J.; Malaspina, Alessandro and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Alessandro was born at Mulazzo, Tuscany, on November 5th, He was the son of Carlo Morela Malaspina, marquess of Mulazo, and of Caterina Meli Lupi de Soragna, niece of the viceroy of Sicily Giovanni Fogliani Sforza.

He grew up in Palermo with his great-uncle and eventually went to Rome in to study at Pio Clementino School. Alessandro Malaspina.

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The Malaspina Expedition (–) was a five-year maritime scientific exploration commanded by Alessandro Malaspina and José de Bustamante y Guerra. Later noteworthy European visitors included James Cook (Royal Navy) in, and ; Spanish Navy explorers Francisco Mourelle de la Rúa in and Alessandro Malaspina in ; the first London missionaries in ; and the.

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Under a Spanish royal commission, he undertook a voyage around the world from tothen, from toa scientific expedition (the Malaspina Expedition) throughout the Pacific Ocean, exploring and mapping much of the west coast of the Americas.