James Cook


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Noun1.James Cook - English navigator who claimed the east coast of Australia for Britain and discovered several Pacific islands (1728-1779)James Cook - English navigator who claimed the east coast of Australia for Britain and discovered several Pacific islands (1728-1779)
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In a well-attended ceremony at The James Cook University Hospital, Jennifer was remembered as a much-loved wife, parent, friend and colleague by family and friends, including husband Steven Chilver and son Ryan Reed.
The driver of the second vehicle, along with one of the passengers, suffered minor injuries and was taken to James Cook Hospital on Teesside by paramedics.
BY PETER O'HEHIR KENYA and James Cook should give Aidan O'Brien a two-year-old double at Leopardstown's penultimate flat meeting of the season tomorrow.
This is the first of a trilogy of novels by New Zealand author Graeme Lay about James Cook. It follows Cook from his early life as a farmer's son to self-made success in the navy; his skilful charting of the Nova Scotia coast in Canada; and his command of the 1768-1771 expedition to the South Seas to make astronomical observations and to look for the postulated southern continent.
BRIAN TOOMEY is expected to be transferred to the James Cook University Hospital in Middlesbrough later this week as he continues to recover from the fall that left him with serious head injuries, writes Graham Green.
Eight pupils from Woodlawn School in Whitley Bay, will be on board the James Cook yacht during the Festival of the North East this weekend and on Saturday will be joined by a crew from the show.
And as the climate lemmings continue to rush for the cliff top, we present the softly spoken and well-reasoned thoughts of James Cook University's Professor Bob Carter.
July 27 2010 -- The Advanced Manufacturing Cooperative Research Centre, MBD Energy Ltd and James Cook University is to study how greenhouse gas emissions from power stations could be used to make animal feedstock.
James Cook university hospital in Middlesbrough is trying to trace relatives of a patient who died there on September 2.
James Cook and Tony Jones will soon know whether they have won the all-Wales title.
Local comic James Cook organised Saturday's event in Kings Heath, the home of the golden mile of charity shops.