The Cannibal Islands: Captain Cook's Adventure in the South Seas

The Cannibal Islands: Captain Cook's Adventure in the South Seas

by R. M. Ballantyne
     
 

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A Hero who rose from the Ranks. More than a hundred years ago, there lived a man who dwelt in a mud cottage in the county of York; his name was Cook. He was a poor, honest labourer--a farm servant. This man was the father of that James Cook who lived to be a captain in the British Navy, and who, before he was killed, became one of the best and greatest navigators that

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A Hero who rose from the Ranks. More than a hundred years ago, there lived a man who dwelt in a mud cottage in the county of York; his name was Cook. He was a poor, honest labourer--a farm servant. This man was the father of that James Cook who lived to be a captain in the British Navy, and who, before he was killed, became one of the best and greatest navigators that ever spread his sails to the breeze and crossed the stormy sea.

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ISBN-13:
2940016698953
Publisher:
Library of Alexandria
Publication date:
05/03/2013
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Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
296 KB

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