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John Ledyard's Journal of Captain Cook's last voyage / edited by James Kenneth Munford ; with an introduction by Sinclair H. Hitchings ; and with Notes on plants by Helen M. Gilkey ; and Notes on animals by Robert M. Storm
Bib ID 3296378
Format BookBook
Author
Ledyard, John, 1751-1789
 
Description Corvallis, Or. : Oregon State University Press, c1963 
l, 264 p. : ill., map, charts ; 24 cm. 
Series

Oregon State monographs. Studies in history ; no. 3.

Notes

Reprint. Originally published: A journal of Captain Cook's last voyage to the Pacific Ocean, and in quest of a North-west passage, between Asia & America; performed in the years 1776, 1777, 1778, and 1779. Hartford : Printed and sold by Nathaniel Patten, 1783.

Partly copied literally from Rickman's anonymous Journal published in 1781. Cf. Holmes, M. Cook bib.

With facsim. of original t.p.

Includes index.

Maps on end-papers.

Bibliography: p. 247-252.

Subjects Cook, James, 1728-1779.  |  Voyages around the world.  |  Northwest Passage.  |  Northeast Passage.
Other authors/contributors Rickman, John  |  Munford, James Kenneth
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Journal of Captain Cook's last voyage

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