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Captain Cook"s third and last voyage to the Pacific Ocean

Captain Cook"s third and last voyage to the Pacific Ocean

in the years 1776, 1777, 1778, 1779 and 1780.

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Published by Printed for John Fielding ... and John Stockdale in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Voyages around the world,
  • Northwest Passage,
  • Northeast Passage,
  • Oceania -- Discovery and exploration,
  • Pacific Coast (North America)

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 17480
    ContributionsKing, James, 1750-1784.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination5 microfiches (211 fr.)
    Number of Pages211
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17418208M
    ISBN 100665174802

      Journal of Captain Cook's last voyage to the Pacific Ocean, on Discovery; performed in the years , , , , illustrated with cuts and a chart, shewing.   In , as Americans adjusted to peace time following the Revolutionary War, a young man’s incredible adventure story was published in Hartford. John Ledyard’s Journal of Captain Cook’s Last Voyage recounted Ledyard’s travels with the world-famous British explorer on his third and last exploration of the Pacific Ocean.

      Captain James Cook's incredible epic voyages of discovery are as controversial now after years as ever. In light of recent public debate in this new six-part series, Sam Neill re-examines Cook. Buy the Paperback Book Captain Cook's Third and Last Voyage to the Pacific Ocean: In the Years , , , and by James Cook at , Canada's.

    Cook’s published journal (A Voyage to the Pacific Ocean) ends hopefully and triumphantly:I had no where, in the course of my voyages, seen so numerous a body of people assembled at one place To this disappointment [not finding a Northwest Passage] we owed our having it in our power to revisit the Sandwich Islands, and to enrich our voyage with a discovery which, though the last. Cook’s Voyages: An Account of the Voyages Discoveries in the Southern Hemisphere; South Pole and Round the World; A Voyage to the Pacific Ocean and the Discoveries in the Northern Hemisphere. The First, Second and Third Voyages. HAWKESWORTH, John (Captain James Cook). Item Number: London: W. Strahan and T. Cadell, , ,


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The book reproduces all 61 engraved plates, made from John Webber's drawings, and three maps, published in the rare folio atlas accompanying the official report, A Voyage to the Pacific Ocean ( A voyage to the Pacific Ocean -head afternoon afterwards anchor appeared arrived Atooi beach birds boats Bolcheretsk bones bore south breeze canoes Cape Cape Newenham Captain Clerke Captain Cook chiefs cloth coast commander Commodore considerable and Being a Copious, Comprehensive, and Satisfactory Abridgement of the Voyage.

A chart of the three voyages of James Cook. Red indicates the first voyage, green the second and blue the third. Courtesy Jon Platek and Wikimedia Commons. A reviewer of my book Transit of Venus: to the present in the April issue of the Bulletin of The Pacific Circle queries my reference to Cook’s first voyage () as his ‘most famous’.Author: Nick Lomb.

The third voyage. Cook’s third and final voyage () of discovery was an attempt to locate a North-West Passage, an ice-free sea route which linked the Atlantic to the Pacific Ocean.

Again, Cook commanded the Resolution while Charles Clerke commanded Discovery. Leaving England inCook first sailed south to Tahiti to return Omai, a Tahitian man, to his home.

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“this work reads more like an adventure”: popular abridged octavo edition of cook’s third voyage, with 49 plates and two folding maps COOK, James and KING, James. A Voyage to the Pacific Ocean, Undertaken by Command of his Majesty, for Making Discoveries in.

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Dixson Library, State Library of New South Wales, Sydney (a) There was yet one secret of the Pacific to be discovered: whether there existed a northwest passage around Canada and Alaska or a northeast one around Siberia, between the Atlantic and Pacific.

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William Frame, the British Library’s Head of Modern Archives and Manuscripts, describes Cook’s third voyage of – The expedition’s aim was to find a passage from the North Pacific to the Atlantic. It was during this.

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A voyage to the Pacific Ocean by James Cook; 67 editions; First published in ; Subjects: British Discovery and exploration, Description and travel, Discoveries in geography, Discovery (Ship), Discovery and exploration, Early works toMaps, Oceanica, Resolution (Ship), Voyages around the world, Voyages autour du monde, Découverte et.

A Journal of Captain Cook's Last Voyage to the Pacific Ocean, and in Quest of a North-West Passage Between Asia & America, Performed in the Years,and Description. The American explorer and adventurer John Ledyard was born in Groton, Connecticut, in item 1 Captain Cook's Third and Last Voyage, to the Pacific Ocean, in the Years- Captain Cook's Third and Last Voyage, to the Pacific Ocean, in the Years.

Captain James Cook set out on a voyage across the Pacific years ago, seemingly on a scientific voyage. But he carried secret instructions from Author: Lorraine Boissoneault.The third voyage, on which Cook sailed inwas directed to the Northern Hemisphere. Its objective was the discovery of ’a Northern Passage by sea from the Pacific to the Atlantic Ocean’ - the North-west Passage, sought since the 16th century, which would have transformed the pattern of world trade.Cook's Third Voyage ended in Octoberand the first account of it appeared the following year.

The title was: Journal of Captain Cook's last Voyage to the Pacific Ocean, on Discovery; performed in the Years, illustrated with Cuts, and a Chart, shewing the Tracts of the Ships employed in this Expedition.