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Dunstan, Douglas A.

Works: 6 works in 9 publications in 2 languages and 87 library holdings
Genres: Diaries  Autobiographies  Biographies  Nonsense verse  Poetry  History 
Roles: Author, Other
Classifications: G420.C62, 910.09164
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Douglas A Dunstan
The explorations of Captain James Cook in the Pacific, as told by selections of his own journals, 1768-1779 by James Cook( Book )

2 editions published in 1957 in German and English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"No man ever did more to alter and correct the map of the earth," writes Percy Adams in his new introduction, than James Cook, the Scotch-born British naval commander who rose from humble beginnings to pilot three great eighteenth-century voyages of discovery in the then practically unchartered Pacific
A voyage to the South Seas : undertaken by command of His Majesty for the purpose of conveying the bread-fruit tree to the West Indies in His Majesty's ship Bounty commanded by Lieutenant William Bligh : including an account of the mutiny on board the said ship and the subsequent voyage of part of the crew in the ship's boat from Tofoa, one of the Friendly Islands, to Timor, a Dutch settlement in the East Indies by William Bligh( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Bligh, Fellow of the Royal Society, Vice-Admiral of Britain, one-time Governor of the early Australia when that was probably the most thankless and among the most difficult jobs on earth, "Bread-fruit" Bligh of mutiny fame--there was a Man! Bound to the Navy from the age of seven, at sea from 1769 when he was sixteen, Master with the famous James Cooke in H.M.S. Resolution 1772-74, and with the great Captain at Kealakakua when Cook was slain ; hero of the mutiny on the Bounty ; bringer of Pacific bread-fruit to the West Indies in the Providence ; through the thick of the sea wars waged by the English with half of Europe, distinguishing himself as a fighting officer under the greatest admirals in the toughest battles (the incomparable Nelson at Copenhagen, Duncan in the North Sea) : always the bull-voiced, fiery, cocky, capable little Bligh in the thick of things. -- Introduction
The typography of letterheads : a lecturette by Douglas A Dunstan( Book )

2 editions published in 1934 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the origin of species by means of natural selection, or, The preservation of favoured races in the struggle for life by Charles Darwin( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"In this book, David Korten makes a compelling and well-documented case that capitalism's claims to being the engine of wealth creation, the champion of democracy, and the embodiment of the market economy are unfounded. Among Korten's conclusions: Capitalism is a pathology that afflicts democracies and market economies in the absence of vigilant public oversight. The consolidation of economic power under a handful of global mega-corporations is a victory for central planning - not the market economy. The alternative to the new global capitalism is a planetary system of democratically governed market economies that honor basic market principles of the sort actually advocated by Adam Smith."--BOOK JACKET
The story of the Griffin Press, Adelaide : from 12 July 1858 to 30 November 1967 including autobiographical material by Douglas A Dunstan( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Peculia Australia; verses by Max Fatchen( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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