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Captain James Cook

Richard Hough - Biography & Autobiography - 1994 - 398 pages
James Cook, born in 1728, was one of the most celebrated men of his time, the last and the greatest of the romantic navigator/explorers. His voyages in the Royal Navy to the ...
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The Trial of the Cannibal Dog: The Remarkable Story of Captain Cook's ...

Anne Salmond - History - 2003 - 506 pages
The extraordinary story of Captain Cook's encounters with the Polynesian Islanders is retold here in bold, vivid style, capturing the complex (and sometimes sexual ...
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Glossary of the Construction, Decoration and Use of Arms and Armor in All ...

George Cameron Stone - Antiques & Collectibles - 1999 - 694 pages
Widely considered the classic book in the field, George Cameron Stone's A Glossary of the Construction, Decoration and Use of Arms and Armor in All Countries and in All Times ...
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The Death of Captain Cook: A Hero Made and Unmade

Glyndwr Williams - Biography & Autobiography - 2008 - 197 pages
Analyzes multiple narratives about Cook to examine the mystery behind the man and his death, arguing that the real story of his end on an eighteenth-century Hawaiian beach and ...
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The ship: retracing Cook's Endeavour voyage

Simon Baker - Biography & Autobiography - 2003 - 223 pages
"The Ship" tells the remarkable story of Captain James Cook's voyage on the "Endeavour, " describing what happened when a team of volunteers boarded a replica of the ship to ...
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Captain Cook: voyager between worlds

John Gascoigne (Ph. D.) - Biography & Autobiography - 2007 - 288 pages
Captain James Cook was a supreme navigator and explorer. Gascoigne details what happened in Cook's voyages when he came across peoples with hugely different systems of thought ...
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