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Atlantic telegraph

Sir William Howard Russell

Atlantic telegraph

by Sir William Howard Russell

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Published by Day & son, limited in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cables, Submarine -- Atlantic.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby W.H. Russell...Illustrated by Robert Dudley. Dedicated by special permission to His Royal Highness, Albert Edward, Prince of Wales.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 117p.
    Number of Pages117
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14115224M

    Additional Physical Format: Online version: Field, Henry M. (Henry Martyn), Story of the Atlantic telegraph. New York, Scribner's sons, Read the The Atlantic Jersey, Channel Islands hotel review on Telegraph Travel. See great photos, full ratings, facilities, expert advice and book the best hotel deals.9/

    Shows land telegraph cables in the U.S., Canada, Great Britain, Europe, and north Africa, submarine cables, steamship routes, and proposed lines. Relief shown by contours. Depths shown by soundings. "Engraving of Maps, Charts, Machinery of Every Description, also Coloring & Mounting by Wm J. Barker, no. 23 North 6th Str. Philadelphia." "Entered according to Act ot . Welcome to The Newspaper Archives of Atlantic Public Library Every newspaper in the database is fully searchable by keyword and date, making it easy to quickly explore historical content. Use the archive to gain a local perspective on historical news, to research your family history, or to simply read about a person or event of interest.

      The Atlantic Telegraph is thus figured as an elaborate visual tableaux, a pictorial narrative which exceeds its brief as a record and constructs the voyage as an affirmation of political and economic power, scientific superiority, and imperial values. Dudley’s montage is an alternative to Russell’s factual account, and it seems likely, as. Matthew Pritchett has been the Daily Telegraph’s front-page pocket cartoonist since He has won many awards, including the Cartoon Arts Trust Award and UK Press Gazette Cartoonist of the Year. In he received an MBE. Buy the book now for £ Recent Releases | View All».


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