Arctic ambitions : Captain Cook and the Northwest Passage

Auteur(s) : Barnett, James K. (Éd.)
Nicandri, David L. (Éd.)
Inglis, Robin (Préf.)
Description matérielle : xvii-429 p. ; nombreuses ill. ; 22 x 27 cm.Publication : Anchorage : Anchorage museum ; Cook inlet historical sociey ; Tacoma : Washington state history museum ; Seattle : University of Washington press, 2015.Cote : W.21Note : Bibliogr. p. 393-396. Index. Thématique : Histoire | Exploration | NavigationGéographique : Arctique | Amérique du Nord | Alaska | Russie Auteur cité : Cook, James
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Foreword / Decker, Julie --

Preface / Inglis, Robin --

Prologue. Three comments on Cook's third voyage / Thomas, Nicholas --

James Cook, navigator and explorer: the Pacific experience, 1768-1776 / Gascoigne, John --

James Cook and the Northwest passage: approaching the third Voyage / Williams, Glyn --

Setting the stage: Spain in the Pacific and the Northern voyages of the 1770s / Engstrand, Iris --

From Russia with charts: Cook and the Russians in the North Pacific / Anichtchenko,Evguenia --

James Cook and the new navigation / Dunn, Richard --

A new look at Cook: reflections on sand, ice, and his diligent voyage to the Arctic Ocean / Nicandri, David L. --

Encounters: view of the Indigenous people of Nootka sound from the Cook expedition records / Inglis, Richard --

The Cook expedition and Russian colonialism in Southern Alaska / Crowell,Aron L. --

Gifting, trading, selling, buying: following Northwest Coast treasures acquired on Cook's third voyage to collections around the world / Kaeppler, Adrienne L. --

The international law of discovery: acts of possession on the Northwest Coast of North America / Miller, Robert J. --

Cook on the coasts of the North Pacific and Arctic America: the cartographic achievement / Robson, John --

Narrating an Alaskan cruise: Cook's journal (1778) and Douglas's edition of "A voyage to the Pacific ocean" (1784) / MacLaren, I. S. --

The end of the Northern mystery: George Vancouver's survey of the Northwest Coast / Barnett, James K. --

From discoveries to sovereignties: the imperial scramble for Northwestern North America / Gough, Barry --

The Continuing quest: the lure of the Northwest passage in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries / Delgado, James P. --

Sea ice in the Western portal of the Northwest passage from 1778 to the Twenty-First Century / Stern, Harry --

Marine navigation in the Arctic ocean and the Northwest passage / Brigham, Lawson W. --

The Arctic in focus: national interests and international cooperation / Bucher, Gudrun and Inglis, Robin.

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