Beautiful book — James Cook: The Voyages

This pictorial book published to mark the 250th anniversary of the departure of James Cook on his first voyage is a joy to read. Each topic is covered succinctly in a few pages and beautifully accompanied by original drawings and artifacts collected during the voyage. One should read this book together with Nicholas Thomas ‘s Discoveries: The Voyages of Captain Cook.

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