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The Precursors of Cook
Captain William Smith
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Admiralty Antarctic Circle Antarctic continent Astronomical Bellingshausen bergs British Library Cape Horn Charles Clerke chronometers cloudy coast command compass course crew dead reckoning Debenham discovered discovery distance Drake east Edward Bransfield explorers farthest south February feet George Forster H.R. Mill Hakluyt Society Hydrographic ice islands ice shelf icebergs J.C. Beaglehole James Clark Ross James Cook James Weddell January John journal K.J. Bertrand latitude 66 Lazarev Lieutenant Livingston Island log book London longitude M.I. Belov manuscript chart master Miers miles Mirnyi Moderate wind narrative Nathaniel Palmer navigation noon positions observations Ocean officers pack ice passage R.T. Gould Resolution round the World Russian sailed seal seen ships sight Smith and Bransfield snow South Georgia South Pole South Shetlands south-east southern southward Strait thick fog Tobias Furneaux track Trinity Land Valparaiso voyage round weather West whales Wilkes William Smith William Wales wrote