James Cook

Alphascript Publishing;
James Cook

James Cook

Alphascript Publishing;
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73,74 €
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Predpokladané dodanie v piatok, 04. septembra 2020
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Captain James Cook , FRS RN, was a British explorer, navigator and cartographer, ultimately rising to the rank of Captain in the Royal Navy. Cook was the first to map Newfoundland prior to making three voyages to the Pacific Ocean during which he achieved the first European contact with the eastern coastline of Australia and the Hawaiian Islands as well as the first recorded circumnavigation of New Zealand. Cook joined the British merchant navy as a teenager and joined the Royal Navy in 1755. He saw action in the Seven Years' War, and subsequently surveyed and mapped much of the entrance to the Saint Lawrence River during the siege of Quebec. This allowed General Wolfe to make his famous stealth attack on the Plains of Abraham, and helped to bring Cook to the attention of the Admiralty and Royal Society. This notice came at a crucial moment both in his personal career and in the direction of British overseas exploration, and led to his commission in 1766 as commander of HM Bark Endeavour for the first of three Pacific voyages. Cook charted many areas and recorded several islands and coastlines on European maps for the first time.
EAN
9786130218553
ISBN
6130218559
Typ produktu
Paperback / softback
Vydavateľ
Alphascript Publishing
Stránky
288
Jazyk
English
Editori
McBrewster, John; Miller, Frederic P.; Vandome, Agnes F.
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