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Main Title: The Mermaid tree : how a tiny unknown ship opened Australia's north and west to development, dreams and disappointment / Robert Tiley. Book Cover
Author: Tiley, Robert, 1959-
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Imprint: ABC Books, 2006.
Collation: xx, 297 p. : ill., maps, ports., pbk, ; 24 cm.
Summary: A fascinating true tale of maritime exploration, imperial rivalry and the development of Colonial Australia in the first half of the nineteenth century. An in-depth examination of an important part of Australia's history.
Subject: King, Phillip Parker, 1791-1856
Dumont d'Urville, Jules-Sebastien-Cesar, 1790-1842
Mermaid (Ship)
Surveyors, Marine
European exploration and explorers
European exploration and explorers
ISBN: 0733317014 (pbk.)
Includes index.
Result Collection Location Shelf No Status Notes
Non-Fiction Main Library 994.01 TIL Available