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The following are a small selection of titles on this subject to complement our information sheet.

  BARROW, J.  Captain Cook’s voyages of discovery  London: Dent, 1967

•  COLLINGRIDGE, V.  Captain Cook: obsession and betrayal in the New World  London: Ebury Press, 2002  ISBN 0091879132

•  HOUGH, R.  Captain James Cook: a biography  London: Coronet, 1995 ISBN 0340617233

• LLOYD, C.  Captain Cook  London: Faber & Faber, 1949

MUIR, J.  The life and achievements of Captain James Cook: explorer, navigator, surveyor and physician. London: Blackie, 1939

•  PALUKA, F.  The three voyages of Captain Cook Pittsberg, Penn: Beta Phi Mu, 1974  ISBN 0910230102

  ROBSON, J.   Captain Cook’s world: maps of the life and voyages of James Cook RN  London: Chatham, 2001 ISBN 1861761813

  ROBSON, J.  The Captain Cook encyclopedia  London: Chatham, 2004 ISBN 1861762255

  STAMP, C. & STAMP, T.  James Cook: maritime scientist. Whitby: Caedman of Whitby, 1978  ISBN 0905355040

  VILLIERS, A.  Captain Cook: the seaman’s seaman: a  study of the great discoverer. London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1978  ISBN 0340226285

These books may be stocked by your local public library or may be made available through the inter-library lending service. Please enquire at your local branch.

If you wish to find out more about the collections and materials held in the Royal Naval Museum Library see the library web pages .

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