Rob Mundle's new book, Cook, will be available for kindle download worldwide on 1 November 2013.
Captain James Cook is one of the greatest maritime explorer of all time -- only the acclaimed fifteenth-century explorers, Christopher Columbus and Vasco da Gama, can stand with him.
Bestselling author of Fatal Storm, Bligh and Flinders, Rob Mundle, explores the life and travels of James Cook in a major new biography for lovers of adventure and the romance of sail. Over three remarkable voyages of discovery into the Pacific in the latter part of the eighteenth century, Cook unravelled the centuries-old mystery surrounding the existence of Terra Australis Incognita - the great south land - he became the first explorer to circumnavigate New Zealand and prove it comprised two main islands, discovered the Hawaiian Islands, and much more.
Cook was a man who pursued a teenager′s dream that evolved from a chance encounter in a small seafront village on the east coast of England. It was a