BOOK REVIEWS SUMMARISED BELOW

 
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  1. Captain James Cook: Yorkshire’s Most Famous and Enigmatic Explorer. John M. Graham. 2019.
  2. As Far As Possible: Leadership Lessons of Captain James Cook. Mike Meed. 2019
  3. Cook’s Ark: The animals that sailed with James Cook. Alison Sutherland. 2019
  4. Captain James Cook: Third Voyage 1776-1780 First Day and Event Covers. Daryl Kibble. 2020
  5. Our Village Remembers Captain Cook. Dan O’Sullivan. 2019.
  6. 100 days that mapped a Nation. Graeme Lay. 2019.
  7. Johann Reinhold Forster and the Making of Natural History on Cook’s Second Voyage, 1772-1775. Anne Mariss. 2019.
  8. Sailing School: Navigating Science and Skill, 1550-1800. Margaret E. Schotte. 2019.
  9. Remarkable Occurrences. Patrick Lodge. 2019.
  10. First Map: How James Cook charted Aotearoa New Zealand. Tessa Duder. 2019.
  11. Passing worlds: Tahiti in the era of Captain Cook: poems. Elizabeth Holmes. 2018
  12. Celebrity Culture and the Myth of Oceania in Britain, 1770-1823. Ruth Scobie. 2019
  13. Duty, discipline and leadership in the British Royal Navy: Edward Riou between James Cook and Lord Nelson. Martin Rütten. 2017
  14. When Toawaka Met Cook. Richard Gates and John Steele. 2019
  15. Matthew Boulton’s Naval Medals. Sim Comfort. 2019
  16. Lying for the Admiralty: Captain Cook’s Endeavour Voyage. Margaret Cameron-Ash. 2018
  17. Navigators & Naturalists: French Exploration of New Zealand and the South Seas. Michael Lee. 2018
  18. Legacies. Paul Henderson. 2018
  19. Picturing the Pacific: Joseph Banks and the Shipboard Artists of Cook and Flinders. James Taylor. 2018.
  20. Whitby in the Time of Cook: The making of a great seaman. Sophie Forgan. 2018
  21. The Pacific: in the Wake of Captain Cook, with Sam Neill. Meaghan Wilson-Anastasios. 2018
  22. Cook and the Pacific. John Maynard, Susannah Helman, and Martin P. Woods, 2018
  23. A Travel Guide to Captain James Cook’s Australia: exploring significant locations from Cook’s voyages of discovery. Graeme Lay. 2018
  24. In Cook’s Wake: Tapa Treasures from the Pacific. Nat Williams. 2018
  25. Endeavour: The Ship and the Attitude that Changed the World. Peter Moore. 2018
  26. James Cook: The Voyages. William Frame and Laura Walker. 2018
  27. Captain Cook’s Final Voyage: the untold story from the journals of James Burney and Henry Roberts. James K. Barnett. 2017
  28. Joseph Banks’ Florilegium: Botanical Treasures from Cook’s First Voyage. Mel Gooding, David Mabberley, Joe Studholme. 2017.
  29. A Travel Guide to Captain James Cook’s New Zealand. Graeme Lay. 2017
  30. Captain Cook and the Pacific: Art, Exploration and Empire. John McAleer and Nigel Rigby. 2017
  31. Satire, Celebrity, and Politics in Jane Austen. Jocelyn Harris. 2017
  32. No Ordinary Goat – The story of New Zealand’s Arapawa Goats. Alison Sutherland. 2016
  33. The Travels of Hildebrand Bowman / Anonymous. Lance Bertelson (ed.). 2016
  34. In Pursuit of Venus. Lisa Reihana. 2015
  35. The Poisoned Island. Lloyd Shepherd. 2013
  36. Resolution. A.N. Wilson. 2016
  37. Cook-Voyage Collections of ‘Artificial Curiosities’ in Britain and Ireland, 1771-2015. Jeremy Coote. 2015.
  38. The Unexplored Ocean. Catherine Fisher. 1994.
  39. The Duchess's shells: Natural history collecting in the age of Cook's voyages. Beth Fowkes Tobin. 2014.
  40. Endeavouring Banks: Exploring collections from the Endeavour voyage 1768-1771. Neil Chambers. 2016
  41. Sailing with Cook: Inside the Private Journal of James Burney RN. Suzanne Rickard. 2015
  42. James Cook’s Lost World. Graeme Lay. 2015
  43. Captain Cook’s Computer: the life of William Wales. Wendy Wales. Hame House. 2015
  44. Captain Cook’s Merchant Ships. Stephen Baines. 2015
  45. Arctic Ambitions: Captain Cook and the Northwest Passage. Edited by James K. Barnett and David L. Nicandri. 2015
  46. London’s Sailortown, 1600-1800. Morris, Derek, and Ken Cozens. 2014
  47. The Story of Captain Cook: a souvenir guide. Sophie Forgan. 2013
  48. James Cook’s New World, A Novel. Graeme Lay. 2014
  49. Finding Longitude: how clocks and stars helped solve the longitude problem. Richard Dunn and Rebekah Higgitt. 2014
  50. John M. Horton, Mariner Artist. Peter Vassilopoulos. 2007
  51. I think I am becoming a New Zealander: Letters of J.C. Beaglehole. Tim Beaglehole. 2013
  52. Naturalists at Sea: scientific travellers from Dampier to Darwin. Glyn Williams. 2013.
  53. Cook: From Sailor to Legend, Rob Mundle, 2013
  54. John Tweed: Sculpting the Empire. Nicola Capon. 2013
  55. Encyclopedia of Exploration. Volume 5. Invented and apocryphal narratives of travel. Raymond John Howgego. 2013
  56. The Secret Life of James Cook. Graeme Lay. 2013
  57. Captain Cook’s Discipline. Allan Arlidge. 2013
  58. J.C. Beaglehole: Public intellectual, critical conscience. Doug Munro. 2012.
  59. Tuhituhi: William Hodges, Cook’s Painter in the South Pacific. Laurence Simmons. 2011.
  60. Better Conceiv’d than Describ’d: the life and times of Captain James King (1750-84), Captain Cook’s Friend and Colleague. Steve Ragnall. 2013
  61. Sailing the Unknown: around the world with Captain Cook. Michael J. Rosen. 2012
  62. Joseph Banks: a life. Patrick O‘Brian. 1987
  63. Fish and Ships! Food on the voyages of Captain Cook. Captain Cook Memorial Museum. 2012.
  64. Captain Cook of Royal Lineage. McGrath, Amy. 2011.
  65. Bligh: William Bligh in the South Seas. Anne Salmond. 2011
  66. Schooner to the Southern Oceans: The Captain James Cook Bicentenary Voyage 1776-1976 George Cook 2011
  67. The Capture of Louisbourg, 1758, Hugh Boscawen 2011
  68. Surveyors of Empire. Samuel Holland, J.F.W. Des Barres, and the making of the Atlantic Neptune. Hornsby, Stephen J. 2011
  69. Holophusicon: The Leverian Museum. Kaeppler, Adrienne. 2011
  70. Captain James Cook: Seaman and Scientist Finnis, Bill. 2003
  71. Captain Cook: master of the seas McLynn, Frank. 2011
  72. Tupaia: Captain Cook's Polynesian Navigator Druett, Joan. 2010
  73. Intimate Strangers: Friendship, Exchange and Pacific Encounters Smith, Vanessa. 2010
  74. Islanders: The Pacific in the age of Empire Thomas, Nicholas. 2010
  75. Captain James Cook In Atlantic Canada: The Adventurer & Map Maker's Formative Years. Lockett, Jerry. 2010
  76. Aphrodite's Island: The European discovery of Tahiti Salmond, Anne. 2010
  77. Discovering Cook's Collections 2009
  78. Captain Cook Sailing off the Map Scutt, Craig. 2008
  79. Constructing Colonial Discourse: Captain Cook at Nootka Sound Currie, Noel Elizabeth. 2005
  80. Exploration and Endeavour: The Royal Society of London and the South Seas 2010
  81. Captain Cook and the Endeavour Lefroy, Mike. 2010
  82. Strait Through: Magellan to Cook & the Pacific Delaney, John. 2010
  83. Observations Made During A Voyage Round the World Forster, Johann Reinhold. (Edited by Nicholas Thomas Harriet Guest and Michael Dettelbach) 1996
  84. A Nautical Odyssey: an illustrated maritime history from Cook to Shackleton Bell, David C. 2010
  85. Northward Ho! A voyage towards the North Pole 1773: catalogue to the exhibition at the Captain Cook Memorial Museum Captain Cook Memorial Museum. 2010
  86. Memories of Stewart Park Gallagher, Linda. 2010
  87. A Voyage Round the World Forster, George. (Edited by Nicholas Thomas and Oliver Berghof, assisted by Jennifer Newell.) 2000
  88. The Journey of Anders Sparrman: a biographical novel Wästberg, Per. 2010
  89. Scurvy: How a Surgeon, a Mariner, and a Gentleman Solved the Greatest Medical Mystery of the Age of Sail Bown, Stephen R. 2003
  90. Illustrated Catalogue. Australia, Captain Cook Bicentenary 2009
  91. A Narrative of Captain Cook's Three Voyages Kippis, Andrew. 1838 (first published 1788)
  92. Below the Convergence: Voyages Toward Antarctica 1699-1839. Gurney, Alan. 2007 (first published 1997)
  93. The Explorations of Captain James Cook in the Pacific: As Told by Selections of His Own Journals 1768-1779 Grenfell Price, A. 2009
  94. James Cook und die Entdecking der Südsee Edited by H. E. Bödeker, Chr. Feest, B. Hauser- Schäublin, R. Joppien, A. L. Kaeppler, G. Krüger. 2009
  95. James Cook and the Exploration of the Pacific (English language edition). 2009
  96. Captain Cook's War and Peace: the Royal Navy years, 1755-1768 Robson, John. 2009
  97. Captain Cook Was Here Nugent, Maria. 2009
  98. Wapping 1600-1800: a social history of an early modern London Maritime suburb Morris, Derek and Cozens, Ken. 2009
  99. Cook and Canada: A Reputation in the Making Captain Cook Memorial Museum. 2009
  100. Bis ans Ende der Meere Hartmann, Lukas. 2009
  101. Pacific Images: Views from Captain Cook's Third Voyage. Second Edition Nordyke, Eleanor C. 2008
  102. Captain Cook in Alaska and the North Pacific Barnett, James K. 2008
  103. Sea of Dangers: Captain Cook and his rivals Blainey, Geoffrey. 2008
  104. Cook's Endeavour Journal: the inside story National Library of Australia. 2008
  105. Polynesian Art: Histories and Meanings in Cultural Contexts Little, Stephen and Ruthenberg, Peter. 2006
  106. Madness, betrayal and the Lash: the Epic Voyage of Captain George Vancouver Bown, Stephen. 2008
  107. The Pacific Arts of Polynesia & Micronesia Kaeppler, Adrienne L. 2008
  108. The Death of Captain Cook: a hero made and unmade Williams, Glyn. 2008
  109. Smoking Coasts and Ice-bound Seas: Cook's voyage to the Arctic Captain Cook Memorial Museum. 2008
  110. In Search of Captain Cook: exploring the man through his own words O'Sullivan, Dan. 2008
  111. The Making of John Ledyard: empire and ambition in the life of an early American traveler Gray, Edward G. 2007
  112. Empire, Barbarism, and Civilisation: Captain Cook, William Hodges, and the return to the Pacific Guest, Harriet. 2007
  113. Reise um die Welt: Illustriert von eigener Hand Forster, Georg. 2007
  114. Joseph Banks and the British Museum: the world of collecting, 1770-1830 Chambers, Neil. 2007
  115. Life in the Pacific of the 1700s: the Cook/Forster Collection of the Georg August University of Göttingen. Exhibition Guide Little, Stephen and Ruthenberg, Peter. 2006
  116. Captain Cook - Voyager between worlds Gascoigne, John. 2007
  117. Cook, The Discoverer Forster, George. 2007
  118. Limeys. The true story of one man's war against Ignorance, the Establishment and the deadly Scurvy Harvie, David I. 2002
  119. The Death of Captain Cook and other writings by David Samwell Fitzpatrick, Martin , Thomas, Nicholas and Newell, Jennifer. 2007
  120. On Cook's Trail: a holiday history of Captain Cook in New Zealand Darkin, John. 2007
  121. Ledyard: in search of the first American explorer Gifford, Bill. 2007
  122. The Transit of Venus. How a Rare Astronomical Alignment Changed the World Awa Press. 2007
  123. Mile End Old Town 1740-1780. A social history of an early modern London suburb Morris, Derek. 2007
  124. Hunt for the Southern Continent Edwards, Philip. 2007
  125. Avoid Exploring With Captain Cook! Bergin, Mark. 2006
  126. A Life of J.C. Beaglehole: New Zealand scholar Beaglehole, Tim. 2006
  127. The Parsons Collection: rare Pacific voyage books from the collection of David Parsons - Part 2 2006
  128. Captain James Cook The Explorer: an historical and philatelic review Floyd, Professor Barry. 2006
  129. The Conjuror's Bird Davies, Martin. 2005
  130. The Arch of Kerguelen Kauffmann, Jean-Paul. 2000
  131. Cook's Pacific Encounters: The Cook-Forster Collection of the Georg-August University of Göttingen National Museum of Australia. 2006
  132. Captain Cook in Cleveland Thornton, Cliff. 2006
  133. Pacific Encounters: Art & Divinity in Polynesia 1760-1860 Hooper, Steven. 2006
  134. Pacific Paradises. The Discovery of Tahiti and Hawaii Lummis, Trevor. 2005
  135. Longitude and Empire: How Captain Cook's Voyages Changed the World Richardson, Brian W. 2005
  136. Buccaneers, Explorers and Settlers: British Encounters and Enterprise in the Pacific, 1670-1800 Williams, Glyndwr. 2005
  137. The Fatal Voyage: Captain Cook's Last Great Journey Aughton, Peter. 2005
  138. The Sea has no end: the life of Louis-Antoine de Bougainville Suthren, Victor. 2004
  139. Storms and dreams. Louis de Bougainville: soldier, explorer, statesman Dunmore, John. 2005
  140. Captain Cook Levene, Rebecca. 2005
  141. Omai. The Prince Who Never Was Connaughton, Richard. 2005
  142. The Last Voyage of Captain Cook: The Collected Writings of John Ledyard Zug, James. 2005
  143. American Traveler: The life and adventures of John Ledyard - the man who dreamed of walking the world Zug, James. 2005
  144. Endeavour: Newfound Notes Beagrie, Bob. 2004
  145. William Hodges, 1744-1797: the Art of Exploration Quilley, Geoff and John Bonehill. 2004
  146. Captain Cook: Explorations and Reassessments Williams, Glyndwr. 2004
  147. The Forsters and The Botany of the Second Cook Expedition (1772-1775) Nicolson, Dan H. and F. Raymond Fosberg. 2004
  148. The Captain Cook Encyclopædia Robson, John. 2004
  149. Curiosities from the Endeavour: A forgotten collection - Pacific Artefacts Given by Joseph Banks to Christ Church, Oxford after the First Voyage Coote, Jeremy. 2004
  150. Australian Navigators Tiley, Robert. 2002
  151. James King R.N.: Captain Cook Is Killed But His Third Voyage Of Discovery Goes On Bolton King, John. 2004
  152. Sharks that walk on land Palmer, Ron. 2003
  153. The Malaspina Expedition 1789-1794. The Journal of the Voyage by Alejandro Malaspina. Vol. II. Panama to the Philippines. 2003
  154. The Malaspina Expedition 1789-1794. The Journal of the Voyage by Alejandro Malaspina. Vol. I. Cadiz to Panama. 2001
  155. The Pacific Journal of Louis-Antoine de Bougainville, 1767-1768 (edited by John Dunmore) Bougainville, Louis-Antoine de. 2002
  156. Resolution: Captain Cook's Second Voyage of Discovery Aughton, Peter. 2004
  157. Le murier et l'epee: le Cabinet de Charles Daniel de Meuron et l'origine du Musee d'ethnographie a Neu-chatel Kaehr, Roland. 2000
  158. Discoveries: The Voyages of Captain Cook Thomas, Nicholas. 2003
  159. The Trial of The Cannibal Dog: Captain Cook in the South Seas Salmond, Anne. 2003
  160. Concerning Cook Stamp, Cordelia. 2003
  161. The Encyclopaedia of Exploration to 1800 Howgego, John. 2002
  162. Walking in Captain Cook's Footsteps Beadle, J. Brian. 2003
  163. Captain Cook in the Pacific Rigby, Nigel and van der Merwe, Peter. 2002
  164. Mile End Old Town 1740-1780 Morris, Derek. 2002
  165. The Ship: Retracing Cook's Endeavour Voyage Baker, Simon. 2002
  166. Blue Latitudes: boldly going where Captain Cook has gone before Horwitz, Tony. 2002
  167. Medicine Under Sail Friedenberg, Zachary B. 2002
  168. HM Bark Endeavour. The Ship. The Replicas Whitworth, Alan. 2002
  169. Mrs Cook: The real and imagined life of the captain's wife Day, Marele. 2002
  170. Captain Cook Collingridge, Vanessa. 2002 and 2003
  171. Sauvages de la Mer Pacifique, les: manufactured by Joseph Dufour et Cie 1804-05, after a design by Jean-Gabriel Charvet
  172. Cook & Omai: the cult of the South Seas. An Exhibition held in the Exhibition Gallery of the National Library of Australia, Canberra from 15 February to 27 May 2001
  173. Farther than any man: the rise and fall of Captain James Cook Dugard, Martin. 2001
  174. Stowaway Hesse, Karen. 2000
  175. Captain Cook's World: Maps of the Life and Voyages of James Cook R.N. Robson, John. 2000
  176. Kurnell: Birthplace of Modern Australia Salt, Daphne F. 2000
  177. The Search for the North West Passage Savours, Ann. 1999
  178. Time Under Sail Varzeliotis, A.N.T. 1998
  179. On Stormy Seas: The Triumphs and Torments of Captain George Vancouver Gillespie, B. Guild. 1992
  180. The Legacy of James Cook: The story of the Bay of Islands Harley, Brian J.S. 1998.
  181. Pacific Empires: Essays in honour of Glyndwr Williams Frost, Alan and Samson, Jane. 1999
  182. Cook's sites: revisiting history Adams, Mark and Thomas, Nicholas. 1999
  183. The Adventurous Captain Cook: the life and voyages of James Cook, R.N., F.R.S. Snowden, Keith. 1999
  184. The Voyages of Captain Cook Barrow, John. 1999
  185. The Journals of Captain Cook Edwards, Philip. 1999
  186. Endeavour: the story of Captain Cook's first great epic voyage Aughton, Peter. 1999
  187. Voyages of Captain James Cook 1999
  188. Pacific Images, Views from Captain Cook's Third Voyage Nordyke, Eleanor. 1999
  189. Endeavour. A photographic journey Polden, Richard. 1998
  190. Captain Cook as a hydrographer McGrath, Amy. 1998.
  191. Giornali di Bordo nei Viaggi d'Esplorazione. Volume primo: il Viaggi dell' Endeavour 1768-1771; Volume secondo: Il Viaggi della Resolution e dell'Adventure 1772-1775 Marenco, Franco. 1994
  192. James Cook. Reinbeck bei Hamburg Emersleben, Otto. 1998
  193. Die Reisen des Kapitan Cook Marc, Pierre. 1992
  194. Odyssee de James Cook en Nouvelle-Caledonie Picazo, Antoine. 1996
  195. The Charts & Coastal Views of Captain Cook's Voyages. Volume Three: the Voyage of the Resolution and Discovery, 1776-1780 David, Andrew. 1997
  196. James Cook: gifts and treasures from the South Seas. The Cook / Forster Collection, Gottingen Hauser-Schaublin, Brigitta and Kruger, Gundolf. 1998
  197. The Illustrated Longitude (The True Story of a Lone Genius Who Solved the Greatest Scientific Problem of His Time) Sobel, Dava and Andrewes, William J.H. 1998
  198. A New Voyage Round the World Dampier, William. 1998
  199. Fellowship of Three Beasley, A.W. 1993.
  200. Captain James Cook - freemason? Clemens, Roy H. 1980
  201. Mr. Bligh's Bad Language Dening, Greg. 1992
  202. King George's Bark Endeavour. The Whitby-built ship in which James Cook R.N. circumnavigated the globe from 26th August 1768 1997
  203. The Voyage of the Endeavour Waters, Colin. 1997
  204. Captain Cook and His Exploration of the Pacific. The story of Britain's most famous scientific navigator and his charting of the South Seas Morriss, Roger. 1977
  205. Captain James Cook Endeavours Rae, Julia. 1997
  206. His Majesty's Bark Endeavour. The story of the ship and her people Macarthur, Antonia. 1997
  207. Endeavour. Souvenir brochure Macarthur, Antonia and Longley, John. 1997
  208. The Replica of H M Bark Endeavour. The story so far: 1987-1994 Lefroy, Mike
  209. The Voyages of Captain Cook 1768-1779 Williams, Glyndwr. 1997
  210. The Lovtsov Atlas of the North Pacific Ocean Black, Lydia T. 1991
  211. HM Bark Endeavour: her place in Australian History. Parkin, Ray. 1997.
  212. Nature's Argonaut, Daniel Solander 1733-1782 Duyker, Edward. 1998
  213. Children's Captain Cook Stamp, Cordelia. 1997
  214. Captain Cook's Christmas Pudding Van Rynbach, Iris. 1997
  215. Between worlds: early exchanges between Maori and Europeans 1773-1815 Salmond, Anne. 1997
  216. Captain James Cook - freemason? Clemens, Roy H. 1980
  217. Captain Cook: the great ocean explorer Middleton, Haydn. 1997
  218. The Archaeology of East Marton: Captain Cook's Birthplace Rowe, Peter. 1998
  219. An Introduction to Thematic Collecting Morris, Margaret. 1998
  220. In the wake of Captain Cook: The life and times of Captain Charles Clerke, R.N. 1741-79 Cowley, Gordon and Deacon, Les. 1997
  221. Captain Cook Gould, Rupert T. 1978
  222. Voyages to Paradise; exploring in the wake of Captain Cook Gray, William R. 1981
  223. Voyages to Paradise; exploring in the wake of Captain Cook Gray, William R. 1981
  224. Far as a Man may go; Captain Cook's New Zealand Maddock, Shirley and Whyte, Don. 1969
  225. Land from the Masthead; a circumnavigation of New Zealand in the wake of Captain Cook Houghton, Philip. 1968
  226. The Golden Haze; with Captain Cook in the South Pacific Cameron, Roderick. 1964
  227. Sydney Parkinson: Artist of Cook's Endeavour Voyage Carr, D. J. 1983
  228. A Journal of a Voyage to the South Seas in HMS Endeavour Parkinson, Sydney. 1984
  229. The Captain Cook Myth Robertson, Jillian. 1981
  230. Captain Cook's approach to Oregon Elliott, T. C. 1974
  231. James Cook in Newfoundland, 1762 - 1767 Whiteley, William H. 1975
  232. Turanganui a Kiwa, Landfall 1993
  233. The Endeavour: A Collector's Souvenir Allan, Harriet B. 1995
  234. Sailing Endeavour Petroff, Peter and Ferguson, John. 1994
  235. Aboard Endeavour Stannard, Bruce. 1995
  236. Captain Cook's Endeavour Marquardt, Karl Heinz. 1995 and 2001
  237. The Endeavour: a haunting tale Whelan, Edna. 1995
  238. Longitude (The True Story of a Lone Genius Who Solved the Greatest Scientific Problem of His Time) Sobel, Dava. 1995
  239. Discovery and Exploration Hordern House. 1998

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