Captain James Cook (Great Explorers (Chelsea House)) (Library Binding)

By William W. Lace

Chelsea House Publications, 9781604134162, 112pp.

Publication Date: August 1, 2009

List Price: 35.00*
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James Cook, son of a farm laborer and onetime shopkeeper's apprentice, became one of England's greatest explorers. On his final voyage, Cook was stabbed to death during the season of war in Hawaii. This title helps you learn how this daring explorer charted far-flung regions of the globe.