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Farther Than Any Man

The Rise and Fall of Captain James Cook

Farther Than Any Man( )
Author: Dugard, Martin
Publication Date:May 2003
Publisher:Allen & Unwin
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:AUD $29.99
Book Description:

Full of action, lush description and fascinating historical characters, Dugard's gripping account of the life and gruesome demise of Captain James Cook is a thrilling story of a discoverer hell-bent on travelling farther than any man. A rousing adventure biography that captures the extraordinary life of arguably the most talented and visionary explorer of the 18th Century.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Biography & Autobiography / Adventurers & Explorers
Travel / Essays & Travelogues
History / Oceania
Biography & Autobiography / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):13 x 19.5 x 2.3 cm
Book Weight:0.29 Kilograms
Author Biography
Dugard, Martin (Author)
Martin Dugard is one of today's foremost adventure writers. His work appears regularly in "GQ", "Sports Illustrated" & "Esquire". He won the 1997 Dallas Press Club "Katie" award for Best Magazine Sports Story. An avid adventurer himself, Dugard has completed the Raid Gauloises adventure race three times. He is co-holder of the Around the World Speed Record (New York New York in 31 hours, 28 minutes) & he makes his home with his wife & three boys in Orange County, California.


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