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James Cook and other European explorers

Author: Kevin Boon
Publisher: Auckland, N.Z. ; Waiatarua Pub., [1998]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Elementary and junior high school : English
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Introduces the European explorers who first discovered and explored New Zealand including, Abel Tasman, James Cook, Jean de Surville, Marion du Fresne and Durmont Durville. Focuses on the voyages of Captain Cook describing his experiences and what life was like on board his ship the Endeavour. Suggested level: primary, intermediate.
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Genre/Form: Children's nonfiction
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Named Person: James Cook; James Cook; James Cook
Material Type: Biography, Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kevin Boon
ISBN: 1869630491 ; 9781869630492 9781869630355 1869630351
OCLC Number: 154775564
Awards: Elsie Locke Award, 2006
Description: 32, [1] p. : ill. (some col.), facsims. (some col.), maps (some col.), ports. (some col.) ; 29 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
Abel Tasman --
James Cook --
Jean de Surville --
Marion du Fresne --
Dumont D'Urville.
Responsibility: by Kevin Boon.

Abstract:

Introduces the European explorers who first discovered and explored New Zealand including, Abel Tasman, James Cook, Jean de Surville, Marion du Fresne and Durmont Durville. Focuses on the voyages of Captain Cook describing his experiences and what life was like on board his ship the Endeavour. Suggested level: primary, intermediate.

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