James Cook


James Cook
Cook (II)

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  • James Cook — (Marton, Gran Bretaña, 1728 Kealakekua Bay, Hawai, 1779) Explorador británico. Hijo de un inmigrante escocés ocupado en tareas rurales, asistió a la escuela hasta los doce años. Más tarde, obtuvo trabajo como aprendiz en una empresa naviera, y… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • James Cook — (27. oktober 1728 1779), opdagelsesrejsende. Opdagede Hawaii, Australien & New Zealand. Som følge af Cook s forståelse for kostsammensætningens betydning døde ingen af hans besætningsmedlemmer af skørbug, hvilket ellers var almindeligt på den tid …   Danske encyklopædi

  • James Cook — This article is about the British explorer. For other uses, see James Cook (disambiguation). Captain Cook redirects here. For other uses, see Captain Cook (disambiguation). James Cook …   Wikipedia

  • James Cook — Porträt von Nathaniel Dance, 1776, National Maritime Museum …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • James Cook — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Cook. James Cook …   Wikipédia en Français

  • James Cook — James Cook …   Wikipedia Español

  • James Cook — noun English navigator who claimed the east coast of Australia for Britain and discovered several Pacific islands (1728 1779) • Syn: ↑Cook, ↑Captain Cook, ↑Captain James Cook • Instance Hypernyms: ↑navigator …   Useful english dictionary

  • James Cook — n. (1728 1779) British explorer and navigator …   English contemporary dictionary

  • James Cook (disambiguation) — James Cook may refer to:People* James Cook (1728O.S.–1779), English explorer, navigator, and map maker * James M. Cook, NY State Comptroller 1854 1855 * James William Cook (1820 1875), Canadian businessman and political figure * Jim Cook, NASCAR… …   Wikipedia

  • James Cook Boys Technology High School — is a boys school situated on Princes Highway in Kogarah, Australia.Infobox Secondary school name = James Cook Boys Technology High School motto = Ignotum Quarite (Seek the Unknown) established = type = Boys school Public High School affiliations …   Wikipedia


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