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On february 14, 1779, captain james cook, the great english explorer and navigator, is murdered by natives of hawaii during his third visit to the pacific island. Lieutenant james cook earned the you are currently using private or incognito browsing mode so you’ll need to log in every time you visit the australian more.
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