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The discovery of Australia.

Sharp, Andrew

The discovery of Australia.

by Sharp, Andrew

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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia
    • Subjects:
    • Australia -- Discovery and exploration.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDU97 .S5 1963
      The Physical Object
      Pagination338 p.
      Number of Pages338
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5875909M
      LC Control Number63005023
      OCLC/WorldCa1890944

      Journals of Expeditions of Discovery into Central Australia and Overland from Adelaide to King George's Sound in the Years Sent By the Colonists of South Australia, with the Sanction and Support of the Government: Including an Account of the Manners and Customs of the Aborigines and the State of Their Relations with Europeans — Volume 01 Edward John Eyre downloads. The First Discovery of Australia. Fear Itself (Quiet Scream Book 1)? Janszoon, however, didn't realise he had discovered Australia. He thought the land was part of the island of New Guinea which is further to the north. In a Dutch sailing ship, Eendracht, on its way to Indonesia bumped into the west coast of Australia.

        New Light on the Discovery of Australia, as Revealed by the Journal of Captain Don Diego de Prado y Tovar. DOI link for New Light on the Discovery of Australia, as Revealed by the Journal of Captain Don Diego de Prado y Tovar. New Light on the Discovery of Australia, as Revealed by the Journal of Captain Don Diego de Prado y Tovar book.   They had also discovered Antarctica, reached Australia years before Cook, and solved the problem of longitude years before the Europeans. In this fascinating historical detective story, Gavin Menzies shares the remarkable account of his discoveries and the incontrovertible evidence supporting s:

      The First Discovery of Australia and New Guinea Being The Narrative of Portuguese and Spanish Discoveries in the Australasian Regions, between the Years , with Descriptions of their Old Charts. by George Collingridge. Free audio book that you can download in mp3, iPod and iTunes format for your portable audio player. Audio previews, convenient categories and excellent search. This book sets out a different story. The author, an Australian lawyer with a lifelong interest in the history of Australia\'s discovery, shows that Australia was actually discovered and it\'s coastline mapped in detail by the Portugese years before Cook and a years before the Dutch.


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Australian History series (See also the History series.). Series Editor – Sean Scalmer. Sean Scalmer teaches History at the University of Melbourne. His books include Dissent Events, The Little History of Australian Unionism and Gandhi in the is a co-editor of the journal Moving the has been the Australian History series editor since   Through the story of the two brothers, George Johnston created an enduring exploration of two Australian myths: that of the man who loses his soul as he gains worldly success, and that of the tough, honest Aussie battler, whose greatest ambition is to serve his country during the war.

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Many years passed away, and many voyages to these shores of ours were undertaken by the leading maritime nations of Europe, before the problematic and mysterious TERRA AUSTRALIS INCOGNITA of the ancients became known, even in a summary way, and its insularity.

It says so in the history books, and his many monuments in Australia acknowledge it. True, the Dutch had sighted the West Coast in But it was Cook who found the harbours of the East, and made settlement possible. But K. G. Mclntyre, an Australian lawyer with a lifelong interest in the history of discovery, has uncovered a different story.

SYDNEY (Reuters) - A 16th century maritime map in a Los Angeles library vault proves that Portuguese adventurers, not British or Dutch, were .This book traces the discovery of Australia's fishes from the earliest days of taxonomy to the first part of the 20th century.

It provides a unique insight into the diverse pathways by which Australia's fish were discovered and outlines the history of early maritime explorations in Australia that collected natural history specimens.

The book covers the life and work of each of the most.