Cook's map of the Society Islands

Cook's map of the Society Islands

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Caption: Cook's map of the Society Islands. 1769 chart of the Society Islands, South Pacific Ocean, made during Captain James Cook's first voyage of exploration (1768-1771). Otaheite (Tahiti) can be seen at centre. From 'Charts and Maps made during the Voyage of Discovery in the South Pacific Ocean, by Captain James Cook, commander of the Endeavour, in 1769 and 1770'.

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