The Resource James Cook and the exploration of the Pacific, Charles J. Shields

James Cook and the exploration of the Pacific, Charles J. Shields

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James Cook and the exploration of the Pacific
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James Cook and the exploration of the Pacific
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Charles J. Shields
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Language
eng
Summary
As the son of a farmer, Cook had no connection with the sea until he started working on coal-carrying ships. In 1755 he joined the British navy and soon became known as an expert mapmaker and navigator. Later he commanded an important British expedition to the South Pacific, during which he acquired a wealth of knowledge about the islands and people
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Explorers of New Worlds
James Cook and the exploration of the Pacific, Charles J. Shields
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James Cook and the exploration of the Pacific, Charles J. Shields
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Includes index
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Includes bibliographical references
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661DBDA10B2C11D68E5600A0CC5556C1
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24 cm.
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Edition
First Printing
Extent
63 p.
Isbn
9780791064221
Lccn
2001028273
Other physical details
col. illus.
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  • (Sirsi) 448961
  • (KYV)32454

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