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Georgian Celebrity: Captain Jack Cook, Part 1: Cook’s Early Life and Military Career

In exploring information on Alexander von Humboldt for a book I am writing, I was reintroduced to Captain James Cook, and I thought I would share the high points of this remarkable man’s life. Captain James Cook, FRS, RN (7 … Continue reading

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