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Captain Cook

Alan Blackwood

Captain Cook

by Alan Blackwood

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  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Bookwright Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Cook, James, 1728-1779 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Cook, James, 1728-1779.,
    • Explorers -- Great Britain -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Explorers.

    • About the Edition

      Traces the life of the explorer, navigator, and scientist whose detailed surveys of the Pacific Ocean and coasts of New Zealand and Australia brought the map of the world near to completion.

      Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementAlan Blackwood ; illustrated by Richard Hook.
      GenreJuvenile literature., Biography
      SeriesGreat lives, Great lives (New York, N.Y.)
      ContributionsHook, Richard, ill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsG246.C7 B63 1987
      The Physical Object
      Pagination32 p. :
      Number of Pages32
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2745942M
      ISBN 100531180913
      LC Control Number86070989
      OCLC/WorldCa15504620

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