James Cook

James Cook

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  • Hello! My name is James Cook.  I'm a English explorer, navigator, and cartographer. 
  • I'm going  to tell you about my famous voyages.
  • I was sponsored and picked by the British government and Royal Army to have an expedition to explore the Pacific ocean to view the transit of Venus and view lands.
  • On Aug. 26,1768, we set sail Plymouth touching Madeira, Canary, then Cape Verde islands. After to Rio de Janerio, rounded to the Pacific Ocean,
  • I arrived to now called New Zealand on Oct.7 and set accurate charts of the waters for 6 months. I later sailed to Australia and claimed New South Wales after the name of the king.
  • I later shipped out to map the rest of the Pacific Ocean, all up to Hawaii.
  • James Cook died trying to take hostage a local leader and dies on Feb 14.
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