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William Wentworth, Australian explorer who first crossed the Blue Mountains in 1813

William Wentworth, Australian explorer who first crossed the NSW Blue Mountains in 1813

Australian explorers Burke and Wills walking through the desert with a camel.

Robert O'Hara Burke, William John Wills, and John King return, after making the first north-south crossing of Australia.

Captain Cook 1958

CAPTAIN COOK Vintage Ladybird Book An Adventure from History Series 561 Dust Cover 1963

Buy CAPTAIN COOK a Vintage Ladybird Book from the Adventures from History Series 561 Dust cover 1963 This is the story of one of the greatest sailors

Captain Cook. He explored more of the planet than anyone else in history. It was only possible because of his particular style of leadership. He was a legend in his own lifetime.

Captain James Cook November 1728 – 14 February was a British explorer, navigator, cartographer, and captain in the Royal Navy.

Sidney Nolan - Burke and Wills Expedition

Sidney Nolan - Burke and wills expedition Place of birth: Sidney, Australia Australian born, Sydney Nolan taught himself to paint and took it up

Sir Joseph Banks

Joshua Reynolds - Sir Joseph Banks, Bt (Naturalist and Patron of Science)

[Series of scenes depicting various incidents in the Burke and Wills expedition, with portraits of Burke and Wills]

[Series of scenes depicting various incidents in the Burke and Wills expedition, with portraits of Burke and Wills]

John McDouall Stuart, explorer, ca. 1860 / photographer unknown

John McDouall Stuart, explorer, ca.

Ludwig Leichhardt, explorer, undated / photographer J. Yates

Ludwig Leichhardt, explorer, undated / photographer J.

Free download: The Life of Captain Matthew Flinders

The Life of Captain Matthew Flinders (Illustrated Edition) (Dodo Press) : Ernest Scott : 9781406596885

Free download William Dampier (1651-1715) was an English buccaneer, sea captain, author and scientific observer. He was the first Englishman to explore or map parts of New Holland (Australia) and New Guinea. He was the first person to circumnavigate the world three times. In the 1670s he crewed with buccaneers on the Spanish Main of Central America, later transferring to Captain Charles Swan's ship, the Cygnet,...

A Voyage to New Holland (Illustrated Edition) (Dodo Press) : William Dampier : 9781406599619

'Portrait of Joseph Banks' (1773) by Benjamin West (1738-1820).  Location:  Usher Art Gallery, Lincolnshire, England.

WEST, Benjamin [American Neoclassical Painter, Joseph Banks 1773 Oil on canvas, 234 x 160 cm Usher Art Gallery, Lincoln

The Life of Laperouse: free download Sir Ernest Scott KB (1867-1939) was an Australian historian. He was born and educated in England and worked as a journalist on the London Globe before migrating to Australia in 1892, where he joined the staff of The Herald newspaper in Melbourne. After the publication of Terre Napoleon: A History of French Explorations and Projects in Australia (1910) and Life of Laperouse (1913) his reputation as...

Life of Laperouse (Dodo Press) : Ernest Scott : 9781406596878


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