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The Resource Captain Cook : master of the seas, Frank McLynn

Captain Cook : master of the seas, Frank McLynn

Label
Captain Cook : master of the seas
Title
Captain Cook
Title remainder
master of the seas
Statement of responsibility
Frank McLynn
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Profiles the famous navigator, addresses the common colonialist misconceptions about the explorer and his death, and re-creates the voyages that took him from his native England to the outer reaches of the Pacific Ocean
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McLynn, Frank
Dewey number
910.92
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cook, James
  • Explorers
  • Voyages around the world
  • Oceania
Label
Captain Cook : master of the seas, Frank McLynn
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [422]-472) and index
Contents
  • The
  • Isle of Cythera
  • Peril in Australasia
  • Homeward bound
  • Antarctica
  • Tongans and Maoris
  • Mastering the Pacific
  • Lost horizon : the great southern continent
  • The
  • last voyage
  • A
  • Tahiti : the final phase
  • Quest for illusion : the Northwest Passage
  • Hawaiian nightmare
  • Tragedy on Kealakekua Beach
  • Conclusion
  • Yorkshire apprenticeship
  • The
  • Seven Years War
  • Charting Newfoundland
  • The
  • challenge of the Pacific
  • First contacts with Tahiti
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xv, 490 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780300114218
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010036481
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps
System control number
  • ocn659413198
  • 430891
  • (OCoLC)659413198
Label
Captain Cook : master of the seas, Frank McLynn
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [422]-472) and index
Contents
  • The
  • Isle of Cythera
  • Peril in Australasia
  • Homeward bound
  • Antarctica
  • Tongans and Maoris
  • Mastering the Pacific
  • Lost horizon : the great southern continent
  • The
  • last voyage
  • A
  • Tahiti : the final phase
  • Quest for illusion : the Northwest Passage
  • Hawaiian nightmare
  • Tragedy on Kealakekua Beach
  • Conclusion
  • Yorkshire apprenticeship
  • The
  • Seven Years War
  • Charting Newfoundland
  • The
  • challenge of the Pacific
  • First contacts with Tahiti
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xv, 490 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780300114218
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010036481
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps
System control number
  • ocn659413198
  • 430891
  • (OCoLC)659413198

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