University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology

Author: Ernest S. Dodge

Following Captain Cook Around Europe

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By: Ernest S. Dodge

In the summer of 1957 I had the pleasure of visiting the anchorages of Captain James Cook in the Society Islands. With me I carried a copy of the new Hakluyt Society edition of his first voyage. It was a fascinating experience to read the great explorer’s descriptions at the very places where he wrote […]