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Author Sturt, Charles, 1795-1869.

Title The central Australian expedition, 1844-1846 : the journals of Charles Sturt / edited by Richard C. Davis
Published London : Hakluyt Society, 2002

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Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  910.806 Hak  2002/10  AVAILABLE
Description lxxi, 366 pages : illustrations (some color), 1 map, portraits (some color) ; 26 cm
regular print
Series Works issued by the Hakluyt Society third series, 0072-9396 ; v. 10
Works issued by the Hakluyt Society ; 3rd ser., v. 10. 0072-9396
Contents The Journals of Charles Sturt -- Folder 2, 10 August-30 September 1844 -- Folder 3, October-20 November 1844 -- Folder 4, 21 November-30 December 1844 -- Folder 5, 1 January-22 February 1845 -- Folder 6, 1 March-20 July 1845 -- Folder 7, 22 July-12 September 1845 -- Folder 8, 13 September-30 September 1845 -- Folder 9, 1 December 1845-12 January 1846 -- App. A. Governor Grey's Letter of Instructions -- App. B. The Contents of Folder 1 -- App. C. The Scourge of Scurvy -- App. D. Letter to John Gould
Summary "A transcription of the journals kept by Captain Charles Sturt during his exploratory expedition into the centre of Australia from August 1844 until January 1846. The journals presented here differ in many respects from other accountings made by Sturt, as well as othe members of his party ... The manuscript of Sturt's journals is held in a private collection."--Intro
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 351-354) and index
Notes Works issued by the Hakluyt Society. no:10 0072-9396
Subject Sturt, Charles, 1795-1869 -- Travel -- Australia -- Central Australia -- Diaries.
Sturt, Charles, 1795-1869 -- Diaries.
Drawing -- Australia -- 19th century.
Explorers -- Australia -- History -- Sources.
Natural history -- Australia -- Central Australia.
Explorers -- Australia -- Diaries.
Central Australia -- Discovery and exploration.
Central Australia -- History.
Australia -- History -- 1788-1851.
Australia -- Discovery and exploration.
Genre/Form History.
Diaries.
Diaries.
Author Davis, Richard C., 1939-
Hakluyt Society.
LC no. 2004463687
ISSN 0072-9396
ISBN 0904180808 :
Other Titles Journals of Charles Sturt
Journal of the central Australian expedition, 1844-45
Diary and sketches of an expedition into Central Australia, in search of an inland sea August 1844-January 1846