|类型/形式：||Biographie (Descripteur de forme)
|提及的人：||James Cook; James Cook|
|注意：||Published simultaneously under the title: Discoveries : the voyages of Captain James Cook.|
|描述：||xxxvii, 467 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.|
History's man --
1. England's Atlantic --
Cook's maps ; Banks's books --
2. To the South Sea --
Punished Henry Stephens seaman ; As miserable a set of people as are this day upon Earth ; As favourable to our purpose as we could wish ; In order to seize upon the people ; He was laughed at by the Indians ; Alarming and I may say terrible circumstance ; Calamitous situation we are at present in ; My intentions certainly were not criminal --
3. Towards the South Pole --
Inhospitable parts I am going to ; Mingling my tears with hers ; We are the innocent cause of this war ; Varieties of the human species ; Southern hemisphere sufficiently explored ; Now I am going to be confined --
4. To the North Pacific --
I allow because I cannot prevent it ; Act that I cannot account for ; They may fear, but never love us ; Squalls and rain and so dark ; Dream that we could not reconcile ourselves to --
Epilogue : Cook's afterlives.
|其他题名：||Extraordinary voyages of Captain James Cook|
This book is the definitive chronicle of the three world-changing voyages made by Captain James Cook in the 1770s - voyages which substantially recast the known shape of the globe.
- Cook, James, -- 1728-1779 -- Travel.
- Explorers -- Great Britain -- Biography.
- Voyages around the world -- History -- 18th century.
- Oceania -- Discovery and exploration.
- Cook, James, -- 1728-1779.
- Découverte géographique.
- Voyage autour du monde.
- 18e siècle.
- Explorers -- England -- Biography.
- Voyages around the world.