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An elogy of Captain Cook

Andrew Merian

An elogy of Captain Cook

spoken at the publick promotion by Andrew Merian on Thursday the 29 of May 1788. = Lobrede auf den englischen Schiffshauptmann Cook ... von Andreas Merian, ... in Basel den 29 Mai 1788.

by Andrew Merian

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Published in [Basel? .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 950, no. 2.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[8]p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16918214M

Get this from a library! An elogy of Captain Cook: spoken at the publick promotion by Andrew Merian on Thursday the 29 of May = Lobrede auf den englischen Schiffshauptmann Cook von Andreas Merian in Basel den 29 Mai [Andrew Merian].   5. Cook helped pioneer new methods for warding off scurvy. In the 18th century, the specter of scurvy—a disease caused by a lack of vitamin .

Captain James Cook, FRS, RN (7 November [NB 1] – 14 February ) was a British explorer, navigator, cartographer, and captain in the Royal made detailed maps of Newfoundland prior to making three voyages to the Pacific Ocean, during which he achieved the first recorded European contact with the eastern coastline of Australia and the Hawaiian Islands, and the first recorded. Cook reached the southern coast of New South Wales in and sailed north, charting Australia’s eastern coastline and claiming the land for Great Britain on 22nd August The second voyage. Cook's second Pacific voyage, (), aimed to establish whether there was an inhabited southern continent, and make astronomical observations.

  With Matt Young, Bridget Bezanson, Vanessa Collingridge, Huw Lewis-Jones. This documentary tells the real story of the life & times of Captain James Cook; the greatest explorer in history who discovered Australia & New Zealand. His 3 great voyages of discovery pushed the borders of the British Empire to the ends of the Earth.   Captain James Cook proceeded south from Africa and turned around after encountering large amounts of floating pack ice (he came within 75 miles of Antarctica). He then sailed to New Zealand for the winter and in summer proceeded south again past the Antarctic Circle (° South).


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