Lying for the Admiralty

When the Admiralty sends Cook to observe the transit of Venus he is also told to find new territories for Britain and to take steps secretly to get in ahead of the French.

Lying for the Admiralty

Author: Margaret Cameron-Ash

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ISBN: 9780648043966

Page: 240

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When the Admiralty sends Cook to observe the transit of Venus he is also told to find new territories for Britain and to take steps secretly to get in ahead of the French.