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The discovery and exploration of Australia

by Erwin Herman Josef Feeken

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Published by Thomas] Nelson [(Australia) in [Melbourne .
Written in English

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

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [301]-[307]

      Statement[by] Erwin H. J. Feeken [and] Gerda E. E. Feeken [with an introduction by] O. H. K. Spate.
      ContributionsFeeken, Gerda Elisabeth Emma, joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDU97 .F43
      The Physical Object
      Pagination318 p.
      Number of Pages318
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5012404M
      ISBN 100170018121
      LC Control Number76585800
      OCLC/WorldCa164969

        It was thought that a unknown southern land was situated in the southern hemisphere to balance out the land mass of the northern hemisphere, and it . The Discovery and Exploration of Australia Erwin Herman Josef Feeken, Gerda Elisabeth Emma Feeken, Oskar Hermann Khristian Spate Thomas] Nelson [(Australia), - Australia - pages.

      From to he sailed on the Beagle's voyage around the world as second in charge under Captain Robert FitzRoy. Wickham was then appointed commander of the expedition to survey the coast of Australia on the "Beagle", with John Lort Stokes his second in charge. He later settled in Australia, and died in France in Boulder Pt   Fisher is best known for her food writing, but this book in particular captures her total exploration into the “art of life.” She was a pioneer for the 20th-century cook who had to endure two World Wars, depressions, and the modernization of the kitchen.

        This list of the best kids books about exploration and discovery is sure to include a new favorite for the voracious young reader in your life! From This Little Explorer to Time Dogs: Seaman and the Great Northern Adventure there's something here for everyone's tastes. Do you have a favorite book about exploration and discovery? Let us know! The Age of Discovery, or the Age of Exploration (approximately from the beginning of the 15th century until the middle of the 17th century), is an informal and loosely defined term for the period in European history in which extensive overseas exploration emerged as a powerful factor in European culture, most notably the discovery of the Americas, and during which time was the beginning of.


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Melbourne, Vic: Thomas Nelson (Australia) MLA Citation. Feeken, Erwin H. and Feeken, Gerda E. The discovery and exploration of Australia / Erwin H.J. Feeken, Gerda E.E. Feeken [with an introduction by] O.H.K. Spate Thomas Nelson (Australia) Melbourne, Vic Australian/Harvard Citation.

This engaging reference examines the history of, the search for, and the discovery of Australia, taking full account of the evidence for and the speculation surrounding possible earlier contacts by the Ancient Egyptians, Arabs, and Chinese seamen.

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