MAP of the SOUTH POLE, with the Track of his Majesty's Sloop Resolution in Search of a SOUTHERN CONTINENT
Chart tracing Cook's search for the great southern continent, circling but not reaching Antarctica, with the southern portion of South American, the Cape of Good Hope, and New Zealand shown. Polar stereographic map showing Cook's progress on board the Resolution through the southern hemisphere. Along the vessel track are descriptions of discoveries along the way, including his calculated antipode of London to the SE of New Zealand. This volume includes the Declaration of Independence, published in August 1776.
Scale and extentent derived via georeferencing.
1 map ; 20 x 21 cm
-180; 180; -90; 33.681
W. K. Morrison Special Collection
v.46, October 1776, opposite pg. 16
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