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Endeavour : the ship that changed the world  Cover Image Book Book

Endeavour : the ship that changed the world / Peter Moore.

Moore, Peter, 1983- (author.).

Summary:

"A history of the legendary ship Endeavour"-- Provided by publisher.

Item details

  • ISBN: 9780374148416
  • ISBN: 0374148414
  • Physical Description: 420 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First American edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2019.

Contents / Notes

General Note:
"Originally published in 2018 by Chatto & Windus, Great Britain, as Endeavour : the ship and the attitude that changed the world."
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages [357]-363) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Prologue: Endeavours of the mind -- Part one: Life. Acorns -- Part two: Trade. Enigmas -- Cross currents -- Mr. Birds ways -- Land of liberty -- Part three: Exploration. "Take a trip in disguise" -- Airy dreams -- Perfect strangers -- "That rainbow serpent place" -- Part four: War -- 360° -- The frozen serpent of the south -- The collier fleet -- Ghosts -- Epilogue: Endeavours.
Subject: Endeavour (Ship) > History.
Great Britain. Royal Navy > History.
Cook, James, 1728-1779.
Cook, James, 1728-1779.
Endeavour (Ship)
Great Britain. Royal Navy.
Navigation > Great Britain > History > 18th century.
Great Britain > History, Naval > 18th century.
Navigation.
Great Britain.
Genre: History.
Naval history.

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      Athens-Clarke County Library
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      Washington Memorial Library
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