Three programmes reassessing the explorer

01Further Than Any Other Man20020923Dr Nigel Rigby examines the achievements of Captain Cook's first voyage of 1768-71.
02Terra Australis Incognita20020930Nigel Rigby considers Cook's second voyage to the South Pacific, which demonstrated that the fabled great southern continent was a myth.
03 LASTThis Melancholy Affair20021007Dr Nigel Rigby considers Cook's third voyage to the South Pacific, a probable attempt to find the fabled North West Passage which cost Cook his life.