Lynne Withey

Lynne Withey's books include "Voyages of Discovery: Captain James Cook and the Exploration of the Pacific" (1987) and "Grand Tours and Cook's Tours: A History of Leisure Travel, 1750-1915" (1997). She has taught history at the University of Iowa, Boston University, and the University of California at Berkeley, and is now the associate director of the University of California Press. She lives in San Francisco.