Voyages of Discovery: Captain Cook and the Exploration of the Pacific

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Hutchinson, Jan 1, 1987 - Oceania - 512 pages
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A history of 18th-century British exploration of the Pacific, concentrating on Cook's three voyages (1768-80). Withey covers some of the same ground as John C. Beaglehole's The Exploration of the ... Read full review

Contents

The Royal Society Plans a Voyage
15
Pacific Exploration Before Cook
21
The World Beyond Europe
23
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