||Voyages in the Southern Hemisphere, Vols. II - III
Table of Contents
On this day ...
13 July 1769
Endeavour Voyage Maps
Expedition of Mr. Banks, Preparations for Leaving, and Account of Tupia
Expedition of Mr. Banks, Preparations for Leaving, and Account of Tupia (continued)
The best articles for traffick here are axes, hatchets, spikes, large nails, looking-glasses, knives, and beads, for some of which, every thing that the natives have may be procured. They are indeed fond of fine linen cloth, both white and printed; but an ax worth half a crown, will fetch more than a piece of cloth worth twenty shillings.
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