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HIST 111: Uncharted Waters: The History of Society and the Sea

Prof. Tony Adler - Winter 2024

Finding Shipwrecks

Search tips for Life at Sea and AM Explorer:

  • Check out the Shipwrecks and Disasters guide, which will give you hints on how to search the AM Explorer - Life at Sea database
  • In the database AM Explorer - Age of Exploration, try looking in the Search Directories for the term "shipwrecks"
  • View the 21 volumes of the Private illustrated Journals of Dr E H Cree, from his time as a ship doctor sailing through the Indian and Pacific Ocean in the mid-19th century. He supplemented his (mostly) typewritten journal entries with his own watercolor illustrations.

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