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The Resource Voyage of the Endeavour : Captain Cook and the discovery of the Pacific, Alan Frost

Voyage of the Endeavour : Captain Cook and the discovery of the Pacific, Alan Frost

Label
Voyage of the Endeavour : Captain Cook and the discovery of the Pacific
Title
Voyage of the Endeavour
Title remainder
Captain Cook and the discovery of the Pacific
Statement of responsibility
Alan Frost
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The tradesman navigator is revealed as a passionate visionary whose impact on those he worked with was profound
Cataloging source
ANB:REV
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Frost, Alan
Dewey number
910.91
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DU19
LC item number
.F76 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cook, James
  • Endeavour (Ship)
  • Voyages around the world
  • Oceania
  • Pacific Ocean
Target audience
adult
Label
Voyage of the Endeavour : Captain Cook and the discovery of the Pacific, Alan Frost
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 126-133) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : 'This mysterious divine ocean, this tide-beating heart of Earth' -- 1. War, Discovery and Trade : Exploring the Pacific, 1748-1766 -- 2. Eden in the Pacific : The discovery of Tahiti, and French voyages, 1766-1773 -- 3. An Explorer's Destiny : James Cook's first voyage, 1768-1771 -- 4. The Greatest of all Oceanic Explorations : James Cook's second voyage, 1772-1775 -- 5. An Ever-Darkening Aspect : James Cook's third voyage, 1776-1780 -- 6. Imperial Rivalries : A maritime agenda in the Pacific Ocean, 1770-1794 -- 7. A European Pacific : British plans for commercial empire, 1785-1804 -- 8. James Cook in Time: Conclusion -- Epilogue : The school of Cook
Control code
000012399465
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxviii, 140 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy received from ATSIC Library.
Isbn
9781864481884
Lccn
98111422
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)39444831
Label
Voyage of the Endeavour : Captain Cook and the discovery of the Pacific, Alan Frost
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 126-133) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : 'This mysterious divine ocean, this tide-beating heart of Earth' -- 1. War, Discovery and Trade : Exploring the Pacific, 1748-1766 -- 2. Eden in the Pacific : The discovery of Tahiti, and French voyages, 1766-1773 -- 3. An Explorer's Destiny : James Cook's first voyage, 1768-1771 -- 4. The Greatest of all Oceanic Explorations : James Cook's second voyage, 1772-1775 -- 5. An Ever-Darkening Aspect : James Cook's third voyage, 1776-1780 -- 6. Imperial Rivalries : A maritime agenda in the Pacific Ocean, 1770-1794 -- 7. A European Pacific : British plans for commercial empire, 1785-1804 -- 8. James Cook in Time: Conclusion -- Epilogue : The school of Cook
Control code
000012399465
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxviii, 140 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy received from ATSIC Library.
Isbn
9781864481884
Lccn
98111422
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)39444831

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