Discoveries: The Voyages of Captain Cook

Author(s): Nicholas Thomas (Professor of Anthropology, Goldsmith's College, University of London)

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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 Australia, and ventured into both Arctic and Antarctic ice. His men suffered near shipwreck, were ravaged by tropical diseases and survived frozen oceans. They did all this not for conquest, but as Nicholas Thomas


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  • : 9780713995572
  • : Allen Lane
  • : Allen Lane
  • : September 2003
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  • : very good
  • : 512
  • : Nicholas Thomas (Professor of Anthropology, Goldsmith's College, University of London)
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