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The Resource James Cook : his early life and the Endeavour voyage, compiled by Pauline Fanning

James Cook : his early life and the Endeavour voyage, compiled by Pauline Fanning

Label
James Cook : his early life and the Endeavour voyage
Title
James Cook
Title remainder
his early life and the Endeavour voyage
Statement of responsibility
compiled by Pauline Fanning
Contributor
Compiler
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the early life of Captain James Cook who discovered Australia; notes the flora and fauna that he observed in the Oceanic region on his exploration; also describes the encounters of Aboriginal people in some of the areas that he visited; includes excerpts from his journal and facsimiles of the various landscapes and flora
Additional physical form
Also available online
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
LC
Dewey number
910.92
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • charts
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fanning, Pauline
  • National Library of Australia
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cook, James
  • Endeavour (Ship)
  • National Library of Australia
  • Explorers
  • Explorers
  • Oceania
Label
James Cook : his early life and the Endeavour voyage, compiled by Pauline Fanning
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "An introduction to a bicentenary exhibition arranged by the National Library of Australia."
  • Maps on endpapers
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000027507336
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
40 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
Donation - Tom Austen Brown collection
Isbn
9780642989475
Lccn
75541188
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some colour) maps, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)126501
Label
James Cook : his early life and the Endeavour voyage, compiled by Pauline Fanning
Publication
Note
  • "An introduction to a bicentenary exhibition arranged by the National Library of Australia."
  • Maps on endpapers
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000027507336
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
40 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
Donation - Tom Austen Brown collection
Isbn
9780642989475
Lccn
75541188
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some colour) maps, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)126501

Library Locations

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