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" ... that many of them swam off to meet the boats. Not one of them had so much as a stick or weapon of any sort in their hands. "
A General Collection of the Best and Most Interesting Voyages and Travels in ... - Page 597
by John Pinkerton - 1812
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Historical Account of the Most Celebrated Voyages, Travels, and Discoveries ...

William Fordyce Mavor - Discoveries in geography - 1796
...likely to aiford. They landed at a fandy beach, where fome hundreds of the natives were aifcmbled, and who were fo impatient to fee them, that many of...which they brought down a few potatoes, plantains, and 'fugar canes, and exchanged them for nails, lookingglafles, and pieces of cloth. They prefently difcovered...
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Historical Account of the Most Celebrated Voyages, Travels, and Discoveries ...

William Fordyce Mavor - Discoveries in geography - 1796
...likely to afford. They landed at a fandy beach, where fome hundreds of the natives were alllmbled, and who were fo impatient to fee them, that many of...to meet the boats. Not one of them had fo much as a ftick or weapon of any fort in his hand. After diftribuling a few trinkets amongft them, they made...
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A general history and collection of voyages and travels ..., Issues 27-29

General history - 1815
...any sort in their hands. After distributing a few trinkets amongst them, we made signs for something to eat, on which they brought down a few potatoes, plantains, and sugar canes, and exchanged them for nails, looking-glasses, and pieces of cloth.4 We presently discovered...
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A General History of Voyages and Travels to the End of the 18th ..., Volume 14

Robert Kerr - 1815
...any sort in their hands. After distributing a few trinkets amongst them, we made signs for something to eat, on which they brought down a few potatoes, plantains, and sugar canes, and exchanged them for nails, looking-glasses, and pieces of cloth.4 We presently discovered...
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A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Volume 14

Robert Kerr - Voyages and travels - 1815
...any sort in their hands. After distributing a few trinkets amongst them, we made signs for something to eat, on which they brought down a few potatoes, plantains, and sugar canes, and exchanged them for nails, looking-glasses, and pieces of cloth." We presently discovered...
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The three voyages of Captain James Cook around the world

James Cook - Oceania - 1821
...any sort in their hands. After distributing a few trinkets amongst them, we made signs for something to eat ; on which they brought down a few potatoes, plantains, and sugar-canes, and exchanged them for nails, looking-glasses, and pieces of cloth. We presently discovered...
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A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Arranged ..., Volume 14

Robert Kerr - Voyages and travels - 1824
...any sort in their hands. After distributing a few trinkets amongst them, we made signs for something to eat, on which they brought down a few potatoes, plantains, and sugar canes, and exchanged them for nails, looking-glasses, and pieces of cloth.4 We presently discovered...
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The Voyages of Captain James Cook: Illustrated with Maps and Numerous ...

James Cook - Oceania - 1842
...any sort in their hands. After distributing a few trinkets amongst them, we made signs for something to eat ; on which they brought down a few potatoes, plantains, and sugar-canes, and exchanged them for nails, looking-glasses, and pieces of cloth. We presently discovered...
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Captain Cook's Three Voyages Round the World: With a Sketch of His Life

James Cook - Explorers - 1880 - 512 pages
...of any sort in his hand. After distributing a few trinkets among them, they made signs for something to eat, on which they brought down a few potatoes, plantains, and sugar-canes, and exchanged them for nails, looking-glasses, and pieces of cloth. They soon discovered...
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The Voyages of Captain Cook

James Cook - Australia - 1999 - 470 pages
...any sort in his hand. After distributing a few trinkets amongst them, they made signs for something to eat; on which they brought down a few potatoes, plantains, and sugarcanes, and exchanged them for nails, looking-glasses, and pieces of cloth. They presently discovered...
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