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The Resource Farther than any man : the rise and fall of Captain James Cook, Martin Dugard

Farther than any man : the rise and fall of Captain James Cook, Martin Dugard

Label
Farther than any man : the rise and fall of Captain James Cook
Title
Farther than any man
Title remainder
the rise and fall of Captain James Cook
Statement of responsibility
Martin Dugard
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A portrait of eighteenth-century explorer and adventurer Captain James Cook draws on Cook's own journals to describe his youth, his career in the Royal Navy, and his expeditions that charted the Pacific Ocean
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dugard, Martin
Dewey number
  • 910/.92
  • B
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
G420.C65
LC item number
D84 2001
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cook, James
  • Voyages around the world
  • Explorers
  • Oceania
Label
Farther than any man : the rise and fall of Captain James Cook, Martin Dugard
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223057134497
  • 31223060474021
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Newport, Rhode Island -- Land of hopes and dreams: Adam raised Cain -- In the navy -- Politics -- Endeavour: living on the edge of the world: The great Endeavour -- Rio -- The promised land -- Rendezvous -- Coasting on the edge of the world -- Trapped -- First Resolution: farther than any man: Local hero -- Ice -- Cannibals -- The forbidden lands -- Homeward bound -- Last Resolution: Fame -- The call of adventure -- Rum, sodomy, and the lash -- North -- Lono -- Epilogue: Captain Cook, Hawaii
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiv, 287 p.
Isbn
9780743400688
Lccn
2001021375
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
System control number
46456281
Label
Farther than any man : the rise and fall of Captain James Cook, Martin Dugard
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223057134497
  • 31223060474021
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Newport, Rhode Island -- Land of hopes and dreams: Adam raised Cain -- In the navy -- Politics -- Endeavour: living on the edge of the world: The great Endeavour -- Rio -- The promised land -- Rendezvous -- Coasting on the edge of the world -- Trapped -- First Resolution: farther than any man: Local hero -- Ice -- Cannibals -- The forbidden lands -- Homeward bound -- Last Resolution: Fame -- The call of adventure -- Rum, sodomy, and the lash -- North -- Lono -- Epilogue: Captain Cook, Hawaii
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiv, 287 p.
Isbn
9780743400688
Lccn
2001021375
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
System control number
46456281

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