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Captain Cook's World: Maps of the Life and Voyages of James Cook R.N.

AtlasBiography / MemoirOut of Print

By: John Robson

212 pages, 128 colour maps

University of Washington Press

Hardback | Dec 2000 | #111215 | ISBN: 0295980192
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Atlas, chronology and biography of the life of this celebrated explorer. A set of 128 specially drawn maps and accompanying text give an overview of Cook's life, including his early years in England, his time in the North Sea coal trade and with the Royal Navy in Canada, and his three great voyages around the world in HMS Endeavour and HMS Resolution.

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