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Hodges, William, :The landing at Erramanga, one of the New Hebrides. London, 1777.

Reference Number: PUBL-0082-2-62

Cook and his sailors in a rowboat, attempting to land at Vanuatu, being met by fierce resistance from the local people. Cook, standing on the left is aiming his musket at the group. One sailor on land is being driven back onto the boat.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Engravings, related to James Cook, William Hodges, Resolution HMS (Ship. fl 1771-1778), Erromanga, Battles and Vanuatu - Discovery and exploration.

Part of:
Cook, James, 1728-1779 :Voyage to the South Pole and round the world. London, 1777., Reference Number PUBL-0082 (3 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w art print(s)Engraving. Single art work

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