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Author Tench, Watkin, 1759?-1833.

Title 1788 / Watkin Tench, [edited and introduced by Tim Flannery]
Published Melbourne, Vic. : Text Publishing, 2012
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Summary "I do not hesitate to declare that the natives of New South Wales possess a considerable portion of that acumen, or sharpness of intellect, which bespeaks genius". In 1788 Watkin Tench stepped ashore at Sydney Cove with the First Fleet. This curious young captain of the marines was a natural storyteller
Notes Previous edition: 2009
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Subject Tench, Watkin, 1759?-1833.
Australia -- Discovery and exploration.
Australia -- History -- 1788-1851.
New South Wales -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800.
New South Wales -- History.
Port Jackson (N.S.W.) -- History.
Sydney (N.S.W.) -- History.
Genre/Form Classics
Early works.
Form Electronic book
Author Flannery, Tim F. (Tim Fridtjof), 1956-
ISBN 1921921919 (electronic bk.)
9781921921919 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Seventeen eighty eight