Captain Cook, 1st Edition

  • Jim Ollhoff
  • Published By: ABDO Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1624013295
  • ISBN-13: 9781624013294
  • DDC: 910.947
  • Grade Level Range: 5th Grade - 9th Grade
  • 32 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released November 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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Throughout history, the urge to explore has shaped human civilization. The restless human spirit drives us to push beyond the borders into unknown lands. The Great Explorers series takes readers on some of history's greatest adventures, from the most remote lands to the deepest oceans, even to the far reaches of outer space. Clear writing is combined with colorful photos, illustrations, and maps. Young readers will enjoy learning about the power of exploration. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Unknown Lands.
2: 1728–1758 Birth and Early Years.
3: 1759–1767 The Mapmaker.
4: 1768–1771 First Voyage.
5: 1772–1775 Second Voyage.
6: 1776–1779 Third Voyage.
7: Cook's Legacy.