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The Count : a life of Sir Paul Edmund Strzelecki, K.C.M.G., explorer and scientist / by Geoffrey Rawson
Bib ID 2293599
Format BookBook
Author
Rawson, Geoffrey. d. 1969
 
Description Melbourne [Vic.] : W. Heinemann, 1953 
xix, 214 p., [24] p. of plates : ill., maps, ports, facsims. ; 23 cm. 
Summary

Biography of the Polish explorer of Gippsland and the Australian alps ; includes chapter entitled "Aborigines" recording Strzelecki's encounters with and observations about the Aboriginal people of the region (pp.150-158).

Notes

Includes maps on lining papers.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Strzelecki, Paul Edmund de, Sir, 1797-1873.  |  Australia -- Discovery and exploration.  |  Explorers -- Australia -- Biography.  |  Settlement and contacts - Explorers - European.  |  Race relations - Attitudes.  |  History - Biographies - Non-Indigenous.  |  Australia -- Discovery and exploration.  |  Snowy Mountains / Kosciusko National Park (S NSW SI55-16)  |  Gippsland / Eastern Victoria (E Vic SJ55)

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