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Captain Cook : explorations and reassessments / edited by Glyndwr Williams.

Captain Cook : explorations and reassessments / edited by Glyndwr Williams.
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ISBN 1843831007 (hardback : alk. paper)
Title Captain Cook : explorations and reassessments / edited by Glyndwr Williams.
Publisher &/or associated date/s Woodbridge, UK ; Rochester, NY : Boydell Press, 2004.
Description xiii, 266 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Series Regions and regionalism in history, 1742-8254
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Part I The Years in England -- Rosalin Barker -- Cook's Nursery: Whitby's Eighteenth-Century Merchant Fleet -- Richard Allen -- 'Remember me to my good friend Captain Walker': James Cook and the North -- Yorkshire Quakers -- Andrew Cook -- James Cook and the Royal Society -- Part II The Pacific Voyages -- Stuart Murray -- 'Notwithstanding our Signs to the Contrary': Textuality and Authority at the -- Endeavour River, June to August 1770 -- Anne Salmond -- Tute: the Impact of Polynesia on Captain Cook -- Pauline Nawahineokala'i King -- Some Thoughts on Native Hawaiian Attitudes Towards Captain Cook -- Daniel Clayton -- Captain Cook's Command of Knowledge and Space: Chronicles from Nootka Sound -- Part III Captain Cook and his Contemporaries -- John Robson -- A Comparison of the Charts produced during the Pacific Voyages of Louis-Antoine de -- Bougainville and James Cook -- Robin Inglis -- Successors and Rivals to Cook: the French and the Spaniards -- Simon Werrett -- Responses to Cook in Russia -- Part IV The Legacy of Captain Cook -- Sujit Sivasundaram -- Redeeming Memory: the Martyrdoms of Captain James Cook and the Revd John -- Williams -- Glyndwr Williams -- 'As befits our age there are no more heroes': reassessing Captain Cook -- Andrew Lambert -- Retracing the Captain: 'Extreme History', Hard Tack and Scurvy.
Subjects Cook, James, -- 1728-1779
Explorers -- Great Britain -- Biography
Voyages around the world -- History -- 18th century
Oceania -- Discovery and exploration -- British
Other Authors &/or Associated Persons Williams, Glyndwr
Call number EDWARDS 910.92 CAP
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Edwards Collection   . Not for Loan .  
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