A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels - Volume 18 eBook

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Easter Island, and its Inhabitants, described, xi. 91. xiv. 270. 278. 
East India Company, English, established, viii. 102. 
  First Voyage to the East Indies, 507. 
Egypt, Cairo, i. 109. vii. 45.
——­Alexandria, i. 111. 
  Trade of, 112. 
Eimeo Isle described, xvi. 62. 70. 
Eldred’s Voyages and Travels to Bagdat, Bassora, &c. viii. 1. 
Elephants, ii. 252. vii. 87. 189. 236. ix 394. 
Eooa Isle, xv. 441. 
Erigena’s Voyage to Athens, i. 20. 
Euphrates, Navigation of, viii. 3.

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Falkland Islands described, xii. 47. 
Fayal described, vii.381.  See Azores. 
Fenner’s Voyage to Guinea, vii. 310. 
Fernando de Noranha, Isle, described, xv. 69. 
Fitch’s Journey overland to India, vii, 470. viii. 254. 
Flamingo, iii. 406. 
Flick’s Voyage to the Azores, vii. 417. 
Flowers, great variety of, at Batavia, xiii. 435. 
Florida, iii. 410. v. 410. 419. 440. 488. 
Frederic, Caesar, Travels in India, vii. 142. 
Friendly Islands, xiv. 204. 369. 
  General description of, and of the Inhabitants, xv. 447. 
  Number and names, 449. 
  Inhabitants, stature, 459. 
  Character, 462. 474. 
  Dress, 465. 
  Domestic life, 467. 
  Agriculture, 468. 
  Houses, 469. 
  Manufactures, 467. 470. 
  Food, 472. 
  Burials, 475. 
  Religion, 477. 
  Government, 479. 
  Language, 485. 491. 
  See Amsterdam Isle. 
Fruit, great variety of, at Batavia, xiii. 435. 
Funnell’s Voyage round the World, x. 291. 
Furs, collection of, at Oonalashka, xvi. 386. 
  At Kamtschatka, xvii. 184.

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Galvana’s Summary of Discoveries to the Year 1555. ii. 23. 
Gama’s Voyages, ii. 302. 432.
——­Stephano de, Voyage to Suez, vi. 287.
——­Vasco de, vi. 200. 
Gasca, Pedro de la, v. 101. 107. l61. 170. 
Gambia River, ii. 251. 
Gambroon described, xi. 158. 
Georgia, Isle of, described, xv. 25. 
Gold Trade in Africa, early notice of, ii. 218. 
Goa conquered by the Portuguese, vi. 131. 
  Described, 477. 
Goitres in India, ix. 236. 
Gothic Language, i. 165. 507. 
Greenlanders described, i. 41. 
Guadaloupe described, iii. 98. 142. 308. 
Guam Island described, x. 230. 
Guana, The, described, x. 306. 
Guava fruit, x. 261. 
Guayaquil described, x. 365. 
Guinea, Voyages to, in the 16th Century, vii. 211.
——­, Natives of, described, vii. 245. 
  See Africa, West Coast. 
Guinea pepper described, x. 461.

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Haicho’s Travels into Tartary. i. 262. 
Hawkin’s residence in the Mogul Empire, viii. 220. 
Hawkesworth’s, Dr., vindication of himself, as editor of the Voyages,
xiii. 272 note. 
Hearne’s Journey in the North-west parts of America, Abstract of, xv. 148. 

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