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Author Toft, Klaus.

Title The navigators : Flinders vs Baudin : the race between Matthew Flinders and Nicolas Baudin to discover the fabled passage through the middle of Australia / Klaus Toft
Published Potts Point, N.S.W. : Duffy & Snellgrove, 2002

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 W'PONDS  994.02 Tof/Nfv  TEMPORARILY UNAVAILABLE
Description ix, 354 pages : map ; 20 cm
regular print
Summary Tale of the 1802 race between England and France to discover a strait running up the middle of Australia
Notes "The great race between Matthew Flinders and Nicolas Baudin for the north-south passage through Australia"--Cover
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 341-344
Includes bibliographical references
Subject Flinders, Matthew, 1774-1814 -- Travel.
Baudin, Nicolas, 1754-1803.
Flinders, Matthew, 1774-1814 -- Travel -- Australia.
Baudin, Nicolas, 1754-1803 -- Travel.
Baudin, Nicolas, 1754-1803 -- Travel -- Australia.
Discoveries in geography -- 19th century.
Discoveries in geography.
Australia -- Discovery and exploration -- French
Australia -- History, Military -- 1788-1851
Australia -- Discovery and exploration -- English
Australia -- Description and travel.
Australia -- Discovery and exploration.
Australia -- History -- 1788-1851.
Genre/Form History.
ISBN 1876631600 paperback