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The Resource Meet Captain Cook, written by Rae Murdie ; illustrated by Chris Nixon

Meet Captain Cook, written by Rae Murdie ; illustrated by Chris Nixon

Label
Meet Captain Cook
Title
Meet Captain Cook
Statement of responsibility
written by Rae Murdie ; illustrated by Chris Nixon
Title variation
Meet ... Captain Cook
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Captain Cook was the first European to discover the eastern coast of Australia. Along with his crew on the HMS Endeavor, Cook set out from England with royal orders to look for signs of the great southern land known as Terra Australis, which they chartered in 1788. 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 shaped Australian history
Member of
Summary
Discusses the life of the famed explorer, particularly his discovery of the east coast of Australia
Award
Children's Book Council of Australia: Notable Australian Children's Book
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10224754
Cataloging source
NOV
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Murdie, Rae
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
For children
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
960
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1986-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Nixon, Chris
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Meet ..
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Voyages around the world
  • Discoveries in geography
  • Explorers
  • Australia
  • Pacific Area
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Meet Captain Cook, written by Rae Murdie ; illustrated by Chris Nixon
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Maps on endpapers
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Control code
000050656321
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
1 volume
Isbn
9780857980182
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Other physical details
colour illustrations, maps
Label
Meet Captain Cook, written by Rae Murdie ; illustrated by Chris Nixon
Publication
Copyright
Note
Maps on endpapers
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Control code
000050656321
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
1 volume
Isbn
9780857980182
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Other physical details
colour illustrations, maps

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