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People/Characters: Captain James Cook, RN, FRS

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Adventures from History: The Story of Captain Cook by L. Du Garde Peach
The Age of Wonder: How the Romantic Generation Discovered the Beauty and Terror of Science by Richard Holmes
Antarctica: Journey to the Pole by Peter Lerangis
Antarctica: Journey to the South Pole by Walter Dean Myers
The Apotheosis of Captain Cook: European Mythmaking in the Pacific by Gananath Obeyesekere
Arctic Ambitions: Captain Cook and the Northwest Passage by James K. Barnett
Arctic passage: The turbulent history of the land and people of the Bering Sea, 1697-1975 by William R. Hunt
The art of Captain Cook's voyages by Rudiger Joppien
The Atlas of Past Worlds: A Comparative Chronology of Human History, 2000BC-AD1500 by John Manley
The Birth of Sydney by Tim Flannery
Bis ans Ende der Meere: Die Reise des Malers John Webber mit Captain Cook by Lukas Hartmann
Blue Latitudes: Boldly Going Where Captain Cook Has Gone Before by Tony Horwitz
The Brother Gardeners: Botany, Empire and the Birth of an Obsession by Andrea Wulf
Bryce Courtenay Introduces The Australian History Collection by Bryce Courtenay
Captain Cook by Alistair MacLean
Captain Cook (Peeps at Great Explorers) by G. E. Mitton
Captain Cook and his Exploration of the Pacific by Roger Morriss
Captain Cook and the South Pacific by John Michael Gwyther
Captain Cook And The South Pacific
Captain Cook and the South Pacific by Oliver Warner
Captain Cook and the South Pacific by T. C. Mitchell
Captain Cook and the South Pacific (British Museum yearbook ; 3) by British Museum
Captain Cook and the voyage of the Endeavour, 1768-1771 by Frank Knight
Captain Cook Explores the Pacific in World History (In World History) by Ann Gaines
Captain Cook Explores the South Seas by Armstrong Sperry
Captain Cook in Australia: Extracts from the journals of Captain James Cook giving a full account in his own words of his adventures and discoveries in Australia by Captain James Cook
Captain Cook in Hawaii by Terence Barrow
Captain Cook in New Zealand, Extracts from the journals of Captain James Cook, giving a full account in his own words of his advenbtures and discoveries in New Zealand by A. W. Reed
Captain Cook in the Pacific by Nigel Rigby
Captain Cook Was Here by Maria Nugent
Captain Cook's Pacific Explorations (Great Journeys Across Earth) by Cath Senker
Captain Cook's Pacific Explorations (Great Journeys Across Earth) by Jane Bingham
Captain Cook's Voyages by James Cook
Captain Cook's Voyages of Discovery by James Cook
Captain Cook: A Legacy Under Fire by Vanessa Collingridge
Captain Cook: Explorations and Reassessments (Regions and Regionalism in History) by Glyndwr Williams
Captain Cook: Great Explorer of the Pacific (Great Explorers of the World) by Stephen Feinstein
Captain James Cook by Alan Villiers
Captain James Cook by Richard Hough
Captain James Cook the Explorer: An Historical & Philatelic Review by Barry Floyd
CAPTAIN JAMES COOK, R.N., F.R.S. by Gordon Campbell
Captain James Cook--after two hundred years: A commemorative address delivered before the Hakluyt Society, by R. A. Skelton
Captain James Cook. by Australian Publishing Co
Captain James Cook: Three Times Around the World (Great Explorations (Benchmark)) by Milton Meltzer
Chasing Venus: The Race to Measure the Heavens by Andrea Wulf
The Clocks and Watches of Captain James Cook, 1769-1969 by Derek Howse
Coastal Exploration of Washington by Robert Ballard Whitebrook
A compendious history of Captain Cook's first and second voyages ... Including an abridgement of Capt. Furneaux's Narrative of his proceedings during the separation of the two ships by James Cook
Cook : The Extraordinary Voyages of Captain James Cook by Nicholas Thomas
Cook and the Opening of the Pacific by James A. Williamson
Cook: James Cook Charts the Pacific Ocean (Exploring the World) by Jean K. Williams
Cookworthy: "a man of no common clay" by A. Douglas Selleck
The Death of Captain Cook: A Hero Made and Unmade (Profiles in History) by Glyn Williams
Endeavour by Peter Aughtonnot in English Common Knowledge
The Endeavour Journal of Joseph Banks 1768-1771 Volume I by Joseph Banks
The Endeavour Journal of Joseph Banks 1768-1771 Volume II by Joseph Banks
The Endeavour Journal of Sir Joseph Banks by Joseph Banks
The Etymologicon: A Circular Stroll Through the Hidden Connections of the English Language by Mark Forsyth
The Explorations of Captain James Cook in the Pacific by Capt. James Cook
Exploring the History of New Zealand Astronomy: Trials, Tribulations, Telescopes and Transits by D. Wayne Orchiston
An Eyewitness History of Australia by Harry Gordon
Far voyager; the story of James Cook by Jean Lee Latham
Farther Than Any Man: The Rise and Fall of Captain James Cook by Martin Dugard
The Fatal Impact by Alan Moorehead
The Fatal Shore by Robert Hughes
The Fatal Voyage: Captain Cook's Last Great Journey by Peter Aughton
The flower chain : the early discovery of Australian plants by Duchess of. Jill Hamilton
Georg Forster - die Südsee in Wörlitz by Frank Vorpahl
The goat who sailed the world by Jackie French
The Great "Detectives" by Theodore Mathieson
Great Ages of Man: Age of Exploration by J. R. Hale
The Great Ocean: Pacific Worlds from Captain Cook to the Gold Rush by David Igler
Groundbreakers: Sir Walter Raleigh / James Cook / Christopher Columbus / Mary Kingsley by Shaun McCarthy
Historical records of New South Wales. Vol.1, part 1. Cook, 1762-1780 by F. M. Bladen
How "Natives" Think: About Captain Cook, For Example by Marshall Sahlins
Islands of History by Marshall Sahlins
James Cook by Trish Kline
James Cook by George Finkel
James Cook and New Zealand by A. Charles Begg
James Cook and the Exploration of the Pacific (Explorers of New Worlds) by Charles J. Shields
James Cook's lost world by Graeme Lay
James Cook's new world by Graeme Lay
James Cook, Royal Navy by George Finkel
James Cook: A World Explorer by Adele De Leeuw
James Cook: Across the Pacific to Australia by Clinton Twist
The Journals of Captain Cook by James R. Cook
The Journey of Anders Sparrman by Per Wastberg
Kaptajn Cooks dagbog : den første rejse til Sydhavet 1768-1771 by Sten Wijkman Kjærsgaard
Land from the masthead by Philip Houghton
The last voyage of Captain James Cook by Richard Hough
The Last Voyage: Captain Cook's Lost Diary by Hammond Innes
The Life of Captain James Cook by J. C. Beaglehole
The Longitude Prize by Joan Dash
Lost Explorers: Adventurers Who Disappeared Off the Face of the Earth by Ed Wright
Magnificent Voyage: An American Adventurer on Captain James Cook's Final Expedition by Laurie Lawlor
The Mammoth Book of Travel in Dangerous Places by John Keay
Men, Ships, and the Sea by Alan John Villiers
Mrs Cook: The Real and Imagined Life of the Captain's Wife by Marele Day
National Geographic Magazine 1971 v140 #3 September by Gilbert M. Grosvenor
The Neandertal Enigma by James Shreeve
Never Learn Anything from History by Kate Beaton
Night Marchers by William Nikkel
The Northwest Coast; a Century of Personal Narratives of Discovery, Conquest & Exploration from Bering's Landfall to Wilkes' Surveys 1741-1841. by Edward Eberstadt
The Ordeal of Elizabeth Marsh: A Woman in World History by Linda Colley
Pacific Images: Views from Captain Cook's Third Voyage by Eleanor C. Nordyke
Paradise found and lost by O. H. K. Spate
The Quest of Captain Cook by Millicent E. Selsam
Records of early Riverton and district by James C. Thomson
The Remarkable World of Frances Barkley, 1769-1845 by Beth Hill
Resolution by Peter Aughton
Resolution by A. N. Wilson
The Return of Lono: A Novel of Captain Cook's Last Voyage by O. A. Bushnell
The Road to There: Mapmakers and Their Stories by Val Ross
The romance of navigation by W. B. Whall
Rund um James Cook by Lukas Hartmann
Savage imaginings : historical and contemporary constructions of Australian Aboriginalities by Lynette Russell
Sea of Glory: America's Voyage of Discovery, The U.S. Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842 by Nathaniel Philbrick
The secret life of James Cook by Graeme Lay
Shoal of Time: A History of the Hawaiian Islands by Gavan Daws
The Story of English in 100 Words by David Crystal
Stowaway by Karen Hesse
The Sun-Herald Captain Cook Portfolio by George Finkel
There she blows : sealing & whaling days in New Zealand by Sarah Ell
The Three Voyages of Captain Cook by Frank Paluka
De thuiskomst by Anna Enquist
The Time of the Assassins by Godfrey Blunden
To Go Upon Discovery : James Cook and Canada, from 1758 to 1779 by Victor Suthren
To Rule the Waves: How the British Navy Shaped the Modern World (P.S.) by Arthur Herman
To the Fair Land by Lucienne Boyce
Too many Captain Cooks by Alan Tucker
Trading in War: London's Maritime World in the Age of Cook and Nelson by Margarette Lincoln
The Trial of the Cannibal Dog: The Remarkable Story of Captain Cook's Encounters in the South Seas by Anne Salmond
Unfamiliar Fishes by Sarah Vowell
The Value of Boldness: The Story of Captain Cook (Valuetale) by Ann Donegan Johnson
Visions of Australia : impressions of the landscape 1640-1910 by Eric C. Rolls
Voyage of the Endeavour : Captain Cook and the discovery of the Pacific by Alan Frost
Voyages of Delusion: The Quest for the Northwest Passage by Glyn Williams
Voyages of Discovery: Captain Cook and the Exploration of the Pacific by Lynne Withey
Voyages to Paradise by William R. Gray
Die Wiener Cook-Sammlung, Südsee-Teil by Irmgard Moschner
Wind und Sterne. Captain James Cook by John Hooker
The Yorkshire Moors and Dales by Robin Whiteman
You Wouldn't Want to Travel With Captain Cook!: A Voyage You'd Rather Not Make by Mark Bergin
The Young Captain Cook by Frank Knight

Character description

Captain James Cook, a British naval officer, b. 1728; discoverer of the Sandwich Islands. Explored and/or mapped the coast of Newfoundland, the St. Lawrence River, eastern coast of Australia, Cape of Good Hope, Tahiti, and Hawai'i where he died in 1779.

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