voyage to Cochin China.

by White, John

Publisher: Oxford University Press in Kuala Lumpur, New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 370 Downloads: 287
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Places:

  • Vietnam, Southern,
  • Malay Archipelago

Subjects:

  • Vietnam, Southern -- Description and travel,
  • Malay Archipelago -- Description and travel

Edition Notes

Reprint of the 1824 ed. published by Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green, London.

StatementIntroduced by Milton Osborne.
SeriesOxford in Asia historical reprints
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS557.C7 W6 1972
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiii, 370 p.
Number of Pages370
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5470945M
LC Control Number73174032

newfoundland to cochin china. by the golden wave, new nippon, and the forbidden city. by. mrs. howard vincent. authoress of "40, miles over land and water." with reports on british trade and interests in canada, japan, and china. by col. howard vincent, c.b., m.p. with numerous illustrations. london sampson low, marston & company limited. st. Cochin-China, and my experience of it; a seaman's narrative of his adventures and sufferings during a captivity among Chinese pirates on the coast of Cochin-China, and afterwards during a journey on foot across that country,in the years, / by Edward Brown. Taipei, Ch'eng Wen Pub. Co., Start your South India journey in the capital city of Kerala – Cochin. A city which has drawn and attracted traders,explorers and in fact travelers to its shores from over years now. This city is an intriguing mix – giant fishing nets from China, a year-old synagogue, ancient mosques, Portuguese houses and the crumbling remains of. Embassy to the Eastern Courts of Cochin-China, Siam, and Muscat is Roberts’s account of his voyage. In addition to detailed accounts of his discussions with the three courts that were the object of his mission, the book contains descriptions of other countries visited by the Peacock, which included Brazil, Uruguay, the Philippines, China.

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London: T Cadell and W Davies, A good copy of the 1st edition in contemporary full leather binding with 21 aquatint plates, including a fold out view of Rio de Janeiro and 2 fold out maps. John Barrow () accompanied Lord Macartney's embassy to China as comptroller of the Edition: 1st Edition. From his fourth voyage, he brought envoys from thirty states who traveled to China and paid their respects at the Ming court. In , the Yongle Emperor died. His successor, the Hongxi Emperor (r. –), stopped the voyages during his short reign. Expect the unexpected in Cochin. The mixture of cultures and influences in Cochin—from giant fishing nets from China, a year-old synagogue, ancient mosques, to Portuguese-style homes, and the crumbling remains of the British Raj—is a fascinating reminder of the city’s storied history as the former center of the Indian spice trade.   Travels of Fray Sebastien Manrique book. A Translation of the Itinerario de las Missiones Orientales. Volume II: China, India etc. How I left the Kingdom of Cochin China for the City of Macan in the Chinese Empire; with a brief account of it and the early settlements possessed by the Portuguese in it Voyage to Europe Through Author: H. Hosten.

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User Review - Flag as inappropriate. This is an excellent historical book by John White, a US Navy lieutenant who took off for Cochin China from Salem in /5(1).

Cochinchina (/ ˈ k oʊ tʃ ɪ n ˌ tʃ aɪ n ə /; Vietnamese: Miền Nam; Khmer: កូសាំងស៊ីន, romanized: Kausangsin; French: Cochinchine) is a historical exonym for part of Vietnam, depending on the mes it referred to the whole of Vietnam, voyage to Cochin China.

book it was commonly used to refer to the region south of the Gianh River. In the 17th and 18th centuries, Vietnam was. John White published the History of a Voyage to the China Sea in It is a fascinating account of the merchant ship Franklin exploring the “Orient,” in the early nineteenth century.

It seems a decision was made by Captain White and his backers in Salem, to make this voyage in order to establish contacts and to open trade in Cochin China. Add to Book Bag Remove from Book Bag.

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A Voyage to Cochinchina, in the Years and In his early career, he served as an aide to the diplomat Lord Macartney, joining him on his –4 embassy to China, and during Cited by: 1.

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To which is annexed an account of a journey, made in the years andto the residence of. Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user :   Excerpt from Voyage From France to Cochin-China: In the Ship Henry, Captain Rey, of Bordeaux, in the Years and On the 29th fune, letters from court informed me that I was at liberty to remain in the bay of Tourane, or to carry the ship into the river of Hué the capital and that, in either case, every assistance would be afforded to unload : L.

Rey. w hen in Cochin-China, on a preceding voyage, I was commissioned, on the part of the sovereign, to convey to him from France various articles, in particular fire-arms, for his military service.

The whole being provided and embarked at Bordeaux, in the ship Henry, we sailed from the Garonne on the 3d February,to return to Cochin-China.

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Of all the divisions of Indo-China, the heat of Cochin-China is the severest test for foreigners, in consequence of the unvarying elevation of the temperature, especially in the districts remote form the sea. Only the most careful avoidance of mid-day heat and all unusual exertion can safeguard the European.

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