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

Captain Cook : explorations and reassessments, edited by Glyndwr Williams

Label
Captain Cook : explorations and reassessments
Title
Captain Cook
Title remainder
explorations and reassessments
Statement of responsibility
edited by Glyndwr Williams
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Essays reassess Cook's standing as a leading figure in eighteenth-century history, exploration and the advancement of science
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
N$T
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Williams, Glyndwr
Series statement
Regions and regionalism in history,
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cook, James
  • Cook, James
  • Explorers
  • Oceania
  • Voyages around the world
  • TRAVEL
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • TRAVEL
  • TRAVEL
  • TRAVEL
  • TRAVEL
  • TRAVEL
  • TRAVEL
  • TRAVEL
  • Discovery and exploration, British
  • Explorers
  • Voyages around the world
  • Great Britain
  • Oceania
  • Ontdekkingsreizen
  • Oceanië
Label
Captain Cook : explorations and reassessments, edited by Glyndwr Williams
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
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
Control code
ocn213483438
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 266 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781846152528
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt161wz1n
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)213483438
Label
Captain Cook : explorations and reassessments, edited by Glyndwr Williams
Publication
Antecedent source
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
Control code
ocn213483438
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 266 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781846152528
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt161wz1n
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)213483438

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