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Captain Cook's Apprentice By Anthony Hill,

  • Title: Captain Cook's Apprentice
  • Author: Anthony Hill
  • ISBN: 9780143004820
  • Page: 177
  • Format: Paperback
  • What are they saying Isaac asked Taiata They are calling us tupua goblins and demons And what else They say they will come back and kill us all When young Isaac Manley sailed on the Endeavour from England in 1768, no one on board knew if a mysterious southern continent existed in the vast Pacific Ocean It would be a voyage full of uncertainties and terrors.D What are they saying Isaac asked Taiata They are calling us tupua goblins and demons And what else They say they will come back and kill us all When young Isaac Manley sailed on the Endeavour from England in 1768, no one on board knew if a mysterious southern continent existed in the vast Pacific Ocean It would be a voyage full of uncertainties and terrors.During the course of the three year journey, Isaac s eyes are opened to all the brutal realities of life at sea floggings, storms, press gangs, the deaths of fellow crewmen, and violent clashes on distant shores.Yet Isaac also experiences the tropical beauty of Tahiti, where he becomes friends with a Tahitian girl He sees the wonders of New Zealand And he is there when the men of Endeavour first glimpse the east coast of Australia, anchor in Botany Bay, and run aground on the Great Barrier Reef.The enthralling true story of Captain Cook s voyage to Australia on the Endeavour, seen through the eager eyes of a cabin boy, by best selling and award winning author Anthony Hill.Visit anthonyhillbooks
    Captain Cook s Apprentice What are they saying Isaac asked Taiata They are calling us tupua goblins and demons And what else They say they will come back and kill us all When young Isaac Manley sailed on the Endeavour from Eng

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    1. The audiobook is actually fabulously well narrated and fans of seafarer stories would probably love this It was just a bit too detailed for me obviously Hill did A LOT of research writing this, which has turned this story into quite a dense one.It s not bad necessarily, just too dense and thus boring for me And I guess seafarer adventure explorer stories are just not my cup of tea.

    2. A different look at Isaac Manley s trip on the Endeavour.We enjoyed learning about him when we read Jackie French s book, The Goat Who Traveled the World but this book told the story from a slightly different viewpoint.

    3. It was a really interesting book about the Europeans first impression of New Zealand and how Captain Cook s crew lasted It is very detailed and obvious that Anthony had done a lot of research about what actually happens.This is a novel non fiction

    4. A good, solid juvenile history The titular apprentice, Isaac Manley was thirteen when his father signed him up to be a cabin boy on the Endeavour Isaac is a willing novice who obeys instructions to learn his ship and does, becoming a proficient midshipman by the end of the voyage There s not much conflict in Isaac s character As a historical figure, who lived to 82 but didn t leave many diaries or memoirs, Anthony Hill chooses not to suppose too much But it s not about Isaac, it s about the jour [...]

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