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The Resource Captain Cook : explorations and reassessments, edited by Glyndwr Williams

Captain Cook : explorations and reassessments, edited by Glyndwr Williams

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Captain Cook : explorations and reassessments
Title
Captain Cook
Title remainder
explorations and reassessments
Statement of responsibility
edited by Glyndwr Williams
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Essays reassess Cook's standing as a leading figure in eighteenth-century history, exploration and the advancement of science
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Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
N$T
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Regions and regionalism in history,
Captain Cook : explorations and reassessments, edited by Glyndwr Williams
Label
Captain Cook : explorations and reassessments, edited by Glyndwr Williams
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.7722/j.ctt163tb8h
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ILLUSTRATIONS; CONTRIBUTORS; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; ABBREVIATIONS; Introduction; Part I: The Years in England; 1. Cook's nursery: Whitby's eighteenth-century merchant fleet; 2. 'Remember me to my good friend Captain Walker': James Cook and the North Yorkshire Quakers; 3. James Cook and the Royal Society; Part II: The Pacific Voyages; 4. 'Notwithstanding our signs to the contrary': textuality and authority at the Endeavour River, June to August 1771; 5. Tute: the impact of Polynesia on Captain Cook; 6. Some thoughts on Native Hawaiian attitudes towards Captain Cook
  • 7. Captain Cook's command of knowledge and space: chronicles from Nootka SoundPart III: Captain Cook and his Contemporaries; 8. A comparison of the charts produced during the Pacific voyages of Louis-Antoine de Bougainville and James Cook; 9. Successors and rivals to Cook: the French and the Spaniards; 10. Russian responses to the voyages of Captain Cook; Part IV: The Legacy of Captain Cook; 11. Redeeming memory: the martyrdoms of Captain James Cook and Reverend John Williams; 12. 'As befits our age, there are no more heroes': reassessing Captain Cook
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Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 266 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781846152528
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

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