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Captain James Cook

Photo: Bernard Spragg, Replica of James Cook’s HMB Endeavour, Sydney (Some rights reserved)

Spotlight on Navigator, Explorer, Chartmaker James Cook 1728-1779

Headlines
Furious search team claim announcement Captain Cook’s Endeavour has been found ‘premature’ – ABC
The forgotten story of Tupaia, the star navigator who helped James Cook reach Australia
Here’s what Captain Cook’s landing should be about
Captain Cook, Tahiti, and Venus – Pacific Island Parks

Recommended Listening
Tupaia, star navigator
250 years since the arrival of Captain Cook
Writing Captain Cook
Sailing with Cook
Filmmaker says Pacific needs to celebrate local heroes
How should we remember?

Elsewhere on the Web
captaincooksociety.com
abc.net.au/tv/captaincook
Captain James Cook
anmm.gov.au
teara.govt.nz
captaincooksociety.com

Museums and Relevant Places
captcook-ne.co.uk
cookmuseumwhitby.co.uk

Misc
http://www.radionz.co.nz/international/pacific-news/296861/filmmaker-says-pacific-needs-to-celebrate-local-heroes
http://blog.biodiversitylibrary.org/2015/06/world-oceans-day-through-books-truth.html

Books
manybooks.net/titles/cookjameetext05cfvrw10.html

Photos
Captain Cook statue, Hyde Park, Sydney.

O'ahu - Honolulu: Bishop Museum - Death of Captain Cook
Tea with Willie Gordon 06.2013

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HM Endeavour
John Ledyard
Kealakekua Bay

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