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In Search of Captain Cook: exploring the man through his own words. By Dan O' Sullivan, and published in by I.B. Tauris & Co. Ltd. ISBN. onlausenpo.ml: In Search of Captain Cook: Exploring the Man Through His Own Words (): Daniel O'Sullivan: Books.
Email Required. Plus, he also put many new, previously unknown islands on the European maps and discovered new societies in the Pacific. Cook had a new secret agenda: find what was called the Northwest Passage. If he found it, this would be a quicker for trade. Cook explored the northern Pacific and mapped extensive parts of North America and Alaska before being turned back by ice. Cook stopped over in Hawaii to restock his supplies before continuing his exploring. This is where his adventures end. Captain Cook was killed at Kealakekua Bay, on 14 February , in a confrontation with the Indigenous people of Hawaii.
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Lesson at a glance. What happened on his final voyage? Tasks 1.
Look at Source 1. How many people might be living there? Read Source 2. You are going to research a radio programme that tries to explain why Captain Cook was killed. Use your evidence to write your radio programme script.
He went back to Hawaii in and presented the king with a couple of He did not invade or settle, nor, even, was his ship the first European contact with Australia. When he started out, the Pacific Ocean was really a blank canvas. We really, really love books and offer millions of titles, currently over 10 million of them, with this figure increasing daily. After more than 20 desperate hours, they finally stopped the leak and limped toward the Australian coast.
You might like to use this framework to help you to get started: In Captain Cook returned to Kealakekua Bay in the Hawaiian Islands. He had only left a week before when relations between him and the islanders had become unfriendly.