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Who was Captain Cook? .
Capt. Cook 1728 - 1779 .
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This account of the life of Cook lasts for exactly 3 minutes.
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The surround for the presentation is taken from the preface of The Westminster Magazine of 1780 (See Gallery 5).
The article is titled: " A Sketch of the Life and Services of the Late Captain James Cook"

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Project partners: British Library, North East Libraries and Archives Council, Captain Cook Birthplace Museum

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