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Captain James Cook, R.N., F.R.S. / by Gordon Campbell
Bib ID 1500258
Format BookBook
Author
Campbell, Gordon, vice-admiral 1886-1953
 
Description London : Hodder and Stoughton, 1936 
320 pages, [15] leaves of plates (2 folded) : illustrations, maps, port. : 23 cm. 
Summary

Biography of Captain James Cook ; navigation of east coast of Australia recorded in Chapter VII ; includes Cook's impressions of the Aboriginal inhabitants he encountered.

Notes

Includes index.

Includes maps on endpapers.

"List of logs and journals": p. 307-314.

Cited In

Beddie. Cook, no. 287.

Subjects Cook, James, 1728-1779 -- Journeys.  |  Voyages around the world.  |  Discoveries in geography -- English.  |  Explorers -- Great Britain -- Biography.  |  Settlement and contacts - Explorers - European.  |  Race relations - Attitudes.  |  History - Biographies - Non-Indigenous.  |  Pacific Area -- Discovery and exploration.  |  Endeavour River (Qld SE Cape York SD55-13)  |  New Zealand (NZ)  |  Pacific Islands.  |  Botany Bay (S Sydney NSW SI56-05)

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