Author:Blainey, Geoffrey


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Sea of Dangers : Caprain Cook and His Rivals in the South Pacific

By: Blainey, Geoffrey

Price: $24.75  $22.28

Publisher: Chicago, Ivan R. Dee: 2009

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 045178

ISBN: 1566638259

Condition: New

In 1769 two ships set out independently in search of a missing continent: a French merchant ship, the St. Jean-Baptiste, commanded by Jean de Surville, and a small British naval vessel, the Endeavour, commanded by Captain James Cook. That Christmas, in New Zealand waters, the two captains were almost within sight of each other, though neither knew of the other's existence. This is the stirring tale of these rival ships and the men who sailed in them. Cook's first long voyage was one of the most remarkable in recorded history. He not only sailed around the world, following the most difficult ro... View more info

A Shorter History of Australia

By: Blainey, Geoffrey

Price: $3.15  $2.84

Publisher: Random House Australia: 2000

Edition: First Priniting

Seller ID: 072360

ISBN: 174051033x

Condition: Very Good

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OCEANA: Tempestuous Voyage 1884-1885 (Travellers' Tales of Early Australia and New Zealand series)

By: Blainey, Geoffrey (Editor) of Froude, James Anthony

Price: $27.00  $24.30

Publisher: Australia, Methuen Haynes: 1985

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 018713

Condition: Fine

Abridgement of the 1886 edition. View more info