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Terra Australis : Matthew Flinders' great adventures in the circumnavigation of Australia / edited and introduced by Tim Flannery
Bib ID 2434724
Format BookBook
Author
Flinders, Matthew, 1774-1814
 
Description Melbourne : Text Publishing, 2001 
xxxiv, 268 p., [8] p. of plates : coll. ill., col. map ; 20 cm. 
ISBN 1876485922
Summary

First published in two-volumes in 1814, this is the enthralling account of the first circumnavigation of Australia. Edited and introduced by Tim Flannery, Flinders' stories of meeting and communicating with Aborigines, of the scrub and wilderness, and of the difficulties that he and his sailors faced still bristle with energy and immediacy two hundred years later.

Notes

Previously published: 2000.

Subjects Flinders, Matthew, - 1774-1814.  |  Australia - Discovery and exploration.  |  Australia - History - 1788-1851.
Other authors/contributors Flannery, Tim F. (Tim Fridtjof), 1956-  |  Flinders, Matthew, 1774-1814. Voyage to Terra Australis

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