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Record #109477:

Les frères Bossière: pionniers des Kerguelen / Claude Briot.

Title: Les frères Bossière: pionniers des Kerguelen / Claude Briot.
Translated title: The Bossière brothers: pioneers of Kerguelen.
Author(s): Briot, Claude.
Date: 1990.
Language: French.
Abstract: Account of French settlement at Port Couvreux on sub-Antarctic Îles Kerguelen from 1908-31, founded by Henry and René-Emile Bossière, with particular reference to utopian motivation and causes of failure. Includes details of sheep farming, shepherds and their families; wreck of Lozère in 1928; business difficulties; outbreak of beriberi on Île St Paul in 1931 and subsequent evacuation of colony; and discussion of importance of Bossière's role in maintaining French sovereignty over sub-Antarctic islands in Indian Ocean sector of Southern Ocean.
Notes:

Offprint: Recueil de l'Association des Amis du Vieux Havre. Vol. 49 :113-143.

Keywords: 32 -- Politics.
325 -- Colonisation.
342.3 -- Sovereignty.
330.34 -- Economic development.
330.524 -- Natural resources.
336.6 -- Business enterprise finance.
63 -- Renewable resources.
636 -- Animal husbandry and domestic animals.
636.3 -- Sheep and goats, domesticated.
639.247.4 -- Sealing industry.
93"191" -- 1910-1919.
93"192" -- 1920-1929.
93"193" -- 1930-1939.
92 -- Biographies: Bossière, Henry.
92 -- Biographies: Bossière, René-Emile.
656.608 -- Shipping accidents at sea.
629.12 -- Vessels: Lozère.
V -- History.
(*7) -- Antarctic regions.
(*78) -- Sub-Antarctic islands.
(*784) -- French sub-Antarctic islands.
(*784.2) -- Kerguelen, Iles.
(*784.8) -- Saint-Paul, Ile.
(44) -- France.
Location(s): SCO: SPRI-PAM: (*784.2)
SPRI record no.: 109477

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