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Title Blue latitudes : boldly going where Captain Cook has gone before / Tony Horwitz.
Author Horwitz, Tony, 1958-2019.
Publication New York : Picador, [2003, 2002]
Copyright date ©2002
Edition First Picador edition.
Description 1 online resource (480 pages) : maps
text file
Call # eBOOK
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 453-459).
Contents Pacific Northwest: one week before the mast -- Tahiti: Sic transit Venus -- To Bora-Bora: sold a pup -- New Zealand: warriors, still -- Botany Bay: in the pure state of nature -- The Great Barrier Reef: wrecked -- Homeward bound: the hospital ship -- Savage island: the hunt for red banana -- Tonga: where time begins, and goes back -- North Yorkshire: a plain, zealous man -- London: shipping out, again -- Alaska: outside men -- Hawaii: the last island -- Kealakekua Bay: a bad day on black rock.
Summary Documents the three high-adventure voyages of Captain James Cook, who between 1768 and 1779 mapped a final third of the globe that was previously uncharted.
Note Print version record.
Subject Cook, James, 1728-1779 -- Travel.
Voyages around the world.
Oceania -- Discovery and exploration.
Horwitz, Tony, 1958-2019 -- Travel -- Oceania.
Endeavour II (Ship)
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY -- Adventurers & Explorers.
Cook, James, 1728-1779. (OCoLC)fst00028644
Horwitz, Tony, 1958- (OCoLC)fst00220409
Endeavour II (Ship) (OCoLC)fst00739131
Discoveries in geography. (OCoLC)fst00894950
Travel. (OCoLC)fst01155558
Voyages around the world. (OCoLC)fst01169326
Oceania. (OCoLC)fst01242982
Genre Electronic books.
Addl. Author OverDrive, Inc.
Related To Print version: Horwitz, Tony, 1958- Blue latitudes. First Picador edition 0312422601 (OCoLC)52939854
ISBN 9781429969574 (electronic bk.)
1429969571 (electronic bk.)

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