The Explorers

Author(s): Tim Flannery (ed.)


The explorers of Australia tell an epic story of courage and suffering, of dispossession and conquest. This bestselling anthology, brilliantly edited and introduced by Tim Flannery, documents almost four centuries of exploration and takes us beyond the frontier into a world of danger, compassion, humour, brutality and death. The Explorers includes the work of Wills, Giles, Leichhardt, Sturt, Eyre and Mitchell, and a host of other fascinating figures. Here, in one place, is the most remarkable body of non-fiction writing ever produced in Australia.

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General Fields

  • : 9781876485221
  • : Text Publishing Company
  • : Text Publishing Company
  • : August 1999
  • : 198mm X mm
  • : Australia
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : very good
  • : 400
  • : Tim Flannery (ed.)
  • : Paperback
  • : 01