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Science, politics, and universities in Europe, 1600-1800

John Gascoigne, John Gascoigne (Ph. D.) - Biography & Autobiography - 1984 - 290 pages
This book seeks to illustrate the interconnections of science and philosophy with religion and politics in the early modern period by focusing on the institutional dynamics of ...
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Captain Cook: Explorations and Reassessments

Glyndwr Williams - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 266 pages
Essays reassess Cook's standing as a leading figure in eighteenth-century history, exploration and the advancement of science.
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Captain Cook: Master of the Seas

Frank McLynn - Explorers - 2011 - 544 pages
The age of discovery was at its peak in the eighteenth century, with heroic adventurers charting the furthest reaches of the globe. Foremost among these explorers was navigator ...
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The Captain Cook Encyclopaedia

John Robson - History - 2004 - 288 pages
The ultimate reference work on Britain's greatest navigator and explorer. The book aims to provide answers on all aspects of the life and voyages of Captain James Cook, and the ...
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Captain Cook in the Pacific

Nigel Rigby, Pieter van der Merwe - Biography & Autobiography - 2002 - 138 pages
Captain Cook is generally acknowledged as the first great European scientific explorer. Despite his ordinary roots, he rose through the ranks to become a remarkable officer ...
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Discoveries: the voyages of Captain Cook

Nicholas Thomas - Biography & Autobiography - 2003 - 467 pages
Captain James Cook was one of the greatest sea explorers of all time. His epic voyages charted the islands of the Pacific, defined the coasts of New Zealand and eastern ...
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The voyages of Captain Cook

Dorothy Hoobler, Thomas Hoobler - Biography & Autobiography - 1983 - 206 pages
Follows the career of the British navigator and explorer whose three famous voyages resulted in the accurate mapping of much of the South Pacific.
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Captain James Cook

William W. Lace - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2009 - 112 pages
Highlights the life and accomplishments of the eighteenth-century British navigator and explorer whose three famous voyages resulted in the accurate mapping of much of the ...
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