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The Resource Journal of H.M. Bark Endeavour on the east coast of New Holland April - August 1770, James Cook ; transcribed by W. L. J. Wharton ; introduced by John Currey

Journal of H.M. Bark Endeavour on the east coast of New Holland April - August 1770, James Cook ; transcribed by W. L. J. Wharton ; introduced by John Currey

Label
Journal of H.M. Bark Endeavour on the east coast of New Holland April - August 1770
Title
Journal of H.M. Bark Endeavour on the east coast of New Holland April - August 1770
Statement of responsibility
James Cook ; transcribed by W. L. J. Wharton ; introduced by John Currey
Title variation
The Endeavour in New Holland
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Encounter with Aboriginal people at Botany Bay; mention of canoes, huts, spears, spear attack on Banks and Cook; gifts of beads; cooking of mussels on fires; description of 4-pronged spears pointed with fish bonesp. 20 physical characteristics ;body paint; diet; p. 58 meeting with Aboriginal people Endeavour River; canoes, fishing, physical characteristics; body paint; 7 Aboriginal people staying with Cook's party for a morning; p. 60 Necklaces; Aboriginal people becoming more familiar and enter the ship; seek turtles caught by explorers; Aboriginal people set fire to grass around explorers belongings on shore; Cook's party seize spears; attempts at conversation; p. 84 Sighting of Torres Strait Islander people; mention of breast plates of pearl oyster shell; bows and arrows
Cataloging source
ANL
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1728-1779
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Cook, James
Dewey number
910.4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1843-1905
  • 1940-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wharton, W. J. L.
  • Currey, John
  • Banks Society
Series statement
Banks Society publications
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  • Cook, James
  • Australia
Label
Journal of H.M. Bark Endeavour on the east coast of New Holland April - August 1770, James Cook ; transcribed by W. L. J. Wharton ; introduced by John Currey
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Text reproduced from the 1893 edition
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000040268139
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st edition
Extent
87 pages
Isbn
9780949586278
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, folded maps
Label
Journal of H.M. Bark Endeavour on the east coast of New Holland April - August 1770, James Cook ; transcribed by W. L. J. Wharton ; introduced by John Currey
Publication
Note
  • Text reproduced from the 1893 edition
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000040268139
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st edition
Extent
87 pages
Isbn
9780949586278
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, folded maps

Library Locations

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