Blog Posts - Alexander Dalrymple



Byte 32 – The Great Navigator Steps Forth – Part 3 – “Secret Instructions & Colonial Ambitions”

We finally move towards Cook’s voyage of discovery. He is back in England after his nearly 10 years in Canada. By now an officer of technical reputation, but not what you would say, of public reputation. Rather a man in waiting.  Enter Edmund Hail...
by Scribbling Bytes of History on Jul 22, 2011

Byte 32 – The Great Navigator Steps Forth – Part 3 – “Secret Instructions & Colonial Ambitions”

We finally move towards Cook’s voyage of discovery. He is back in England after his nearly 10 years in Canada. By now an officer of technical reputation, but not what you would say, of public reputation. Rather a man in waiting.  Enter Edmund Hail...
by Scribbling Bytes of History on Jul 22, 2011

Byte 27: Background – The Royal Society – The Times Are A Changing – 1750’s

Now to Sir Isaac Newton, mathematician, physicist, astronomer, natural philosopher, and theologian…. What, you ask? How can we get Isaac Newton into our story of Australia and its discovery? Well, believe me we can. Back in England during th...
by Scribbling Bytes of History on Jun 13, 2011

Byte 27: Background – The Royal Society – The Times Are A Changing – 1750’s

Now to Sir Isaac Newton, mathematician, physicist, astronomer, natural philosopher, and theologian…. What, you ask? How can we get Isaac Newton into our story of Australia and its discovery? Well, believe me we can. Back in England during th...
by Scribbling Bytes of History on Jun 13, 2011

Byte 26: Background – The Royal Society – The Times Are A Changing – 1750’s

Now to Sir Isaac Newton, mathematician, physicist, astronomer, natural philosopher, and theologian…. What, you ask? How can we get Isaac Newton into our story of Australia and its discovery? Well, believe me we can. Back in England during th...
by Scribbling Bytes of History on Jun 13, 2011


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