Meet Captain Cook

Murdie, Rae

A picture book series about the extraordinary men and women who have shaped Australia’s history, including the great explorer, Captain Cook. Captain James Cook was an English explorer in the British Royal Navy. In 1768 Captain Cook and his crew on the HMB Endeavour set sail from England in search of new lands and scientific knowledge. This is the story of how Captain Cook discovered the east coast of Australia on that voyage. From Ned Kelly to Saint Mary MacKillop; Captain Cook to Douglas Mawson, the Meet … series of picture books tells the exciting stories of the men and women who have shaped Australia’s history.

  • Random House Australia
  • 9780857980175
  • Aug 1 2013
  • Edition 1
  • 32 Pages