Encountering Terra Australis


By Jean Fortasiero, Peter Monteath & John West-Sooby

In-depth study of the voyages of Matthew Flinders & Nicolas Baudin around Australia

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  • Subtitled: The Australian Voyages Of Nicolas Baudin & Matthew Flinders
  • First Edition [Wakefield Press, Adelaide, 2004]; 412 pages; blue cloth boards, gold titling to spine & front, fine copy; in the excellent illustrated dustjacket, barely discernible fade to spine
  • Copious illustrations, maps, etc
  • Traces the separate voyages of Flinders & Baudin [unusually focussing on the latter] as they traced the Australian coastline
  • Winner of the Frank Broeze Maritime History Prize
  • ISBN: 1 86254 625 8 / 1862546258