On the geognosy of the Cape of Good Hope

  • 289 Pages
  • 3.40 MB
  • English
Printed for A. Constable , Edinburgh
Mineralogy -- South Africa -- Cape of Good Hope., Geology -- South Africa -- Cape of Good
Statementby Professor Jameson.
SeriesLandmarks of science II
LC ClassificationsQ111 .H35, QE383.A35 .H35
The Physical Object
Paginationp. 283-289, [1] leaf of plates
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19892665M

A complete and authentic geographical and topographical description of the famous and (all things considered) remarkable African Cape of Good Hope / by O.F. Mentzel. Glogau: C.F. Günther, Pt. 3 translated by G.V. Marais and J. Hoge and rev. and ed. by H.J. MandelbrotePages: OCLC Number: Notes: Plate follows p.

Reproduction Notes: Microopaque. New York: Readex Microprint, 1 microopaque ; 23 x 15 cm. (Landmarks II). The Cape of Good Hope book.

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Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5(5). The Cape of Good Hope (Afrikaans: Kaap die Goeie Hoop [ˌkɑːp di ˌχujə ˈɦuəp]; Dutch: Kaap de Goede Hoop [ˌkaːb də ˌɣudə ˈɦoːp] (); Portuguese: Cabo da Boa Esperança Portuguese pronunciation: [ˈkaβu ðɐ ˈβoɐ (ɨ)ʃpɨˈɾɐ̃sɐ]) is a rocky headland on the Atlantic coast of the Cape Peninsula in South Africa.

A common misconception is that the Cape of Good Hope is the. South Africa and the Cape of Good Hope were once separate British colonies. These books of statistics tell the history of the Cape of Good Hope during this time. Items covered include accounts, population data, and lists of officers.

Details of trading partners and. Hardcover.

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Cape of Good Hope, rocky promontory at the southern end of Cape Peninsula, Western Cape province, South Africa. It was first sighted by the Portuguese navigator Bartolomeu Dias in on his return voyage to Portugal after ascertaining the southern limits of the African continent.

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The Portuguese were the first Europeans to reach the Cape of Good Hope inled by the explorer Bartolomeu Dias. Table Bay, for over one hundred years known as Saldanha (named after one of Albuquerque's sea captains), became a convenient harbor on the long, hard and dangerous sea voyage to the East.

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Because of huge waves brought by strong winds here, it's one of the most dangerous navigation courses. A question arises about why it is called the Cape of Good Hope.

The Cape of Good Hope. Courage is being afraid but going on anyhow. ~Dan Rather. We tumbled out of the gold minivan like a troupe of en family members were on vacation together and had arrived at the Cape of Good Hope in South Africa, the southwestern-most point of the African continent and the place where the Atlantic Ocean meets the Indian Ocean.

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Book your table at The Cape Of Good Hope in Oxford online. Enjoy a lazy lunch with friends or laid back dinner with your family & more. We use cookies to understand and improve your experience, including personalising content, adverts and social media features.Krotoa was an incredible leader of the Khoi nation.

In Augustto celebrate this woman’s contribution to the history in the Cape, as part of the year commemoration, the spirit of Krotoa was repatriated to her original place of burial at the Castle of Good Hope.

The discovery of Cape of Good Hope — a geographic location with one of the most romantic names in the world — is due to Portuguese navigator Bartolomeu Dias. At the end of the 15 th century Portugal was literally obsessed with discovering the seaway to India sending one expedition after another.

In this task was entrusted to Dias.