The Life of Captain James Cook

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Captain Cook is the greatest explorer-seaman of all time, yet the world has had to wait almost two centuries for the first full-scale biography to do justice to the man and his achievements. Professor J.C. Beaglehole, the leading authority on Pacific exploration, devoted himself for many years to the editing of Cook's copious Journals, a monument of scholarship in four massive volumes, and the Journal of Josepph Banks who accompanied Cook in the Endeavor . The Journals completed, Beaglehole turn to writing as the crown of ...

Life of Captain James Cook 1992, Stanford University Press

ISBN-13: 9780804720090

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The Life of Captain James Cook 1974, Stanford University Press, Stanford, CA

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The Life of Captain James Cook 1974, A & C Black Publishers Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780713613827

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