Voyages of Discovery: Captian Cook and the Exploration of the Pacific
Withey's book enthrallingly combines true adventure, history and biography in the three Pacific voyages of Captain James Cook to show how, in the second half of the 18th century, popular interest in science and exploration merged to make possible unprecedented accomplishments. Photographs.
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The Trial of the Cannibal Dog: The Remarkable Story of Captain Cook's ...
Limited preview - 2003
The Royal Society Plans a Voyage
Pacific Exploration Before Cook
The World Beyond Europe
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Voyages of Discovery: Captain Cook and the Exploration of the Pacific
Limited preview - 1989
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Creative Destruction: How Globalization Is Changing the World's Cultures
Limited preview - 2004