Captain Cook's World

Author(s): John Robson

Nautical

James Cook, sailor, surveyor, cartographer and explorer, was born in 1728 in Yorkshire and died in Hawaii in 1779. This is a set of 128 maps showing events in the life of the celebrated explorer. Beginning with his early years in England, his time in the North Sea coal trade and with the Royal Navy in Canada, they also cover in detail his three great voyages around the world in HMB Endeavour and HMS Resolution.

in slipcase, which is faded in parts


Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9781869414092
  • : Random House New Zealand
  • : Random House New Zealand
  • : Contains Paperback and Hardback
  • : December 2000
  • : 210mm X 297mm
  • : New Zealand
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Hardback
  • : 212
  • : colour maps
  • : John Robson