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James Cook (1728-1779), navigator, was born on 27 October 1728 at Marton-in-Cleveland, Yorkshire, England, the son of a Scottish labourer and his Yorkshire wife. He grew up on a farm at Great Ayton, attending...

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Uniform title: Voyage to the Pacific Ocean. Plates. French
by Cook, James, 1728-1779
A Paris : Hotel de Thou ... , 1785
by Cook, James, 1728-1779
[London : Public Record Office, 196-]
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