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Journal of the H.M.S. Endeavour, 1768-1771 from data.gov.au

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A 918.99KB dataset from data.gov.au. James Cook was born in 1728 in Yorkshire. Apprenticed to a coal shipper in Whitby he began to learn the skills of sound navigation and accurate charting. In 1755 he joined the Royal Navy and steadily advanced. In North America he took part in the siege of Quebec City, and began coastal surveys of Nova […]