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The Secret Discovery of Australia Portuguese ventures 200 years before Captain Cook

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By studying ancient maps and researching the history of Portuguese navigation from the time of Henry the Navigator, the author shows that not only was Captain James Cook not the first European to visit Australia, he was preceded by more than 200 years.
A Souvenir hardback with brown cloth covered boards and silver lettering to the spine. Many black an white illustrations including maps of Australia on the front and rear end papers. Pages are clean with light tanning and only a little foxing to the edges of the text block. Binding is good. The DJ is in good condition with only slight wear to the rear left hand edge.

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Added value:
1st edition
Author(s):
Kenneth Gordon McIntyre
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
22.5x15 cm approx
Edition:
1977 1st edition
Format:
Hardback
Publisher:
Souvenir Press

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By studying ancient maps and researching the history of Portuguese navigation from the time of Henry the Navigator, the author shows that not only was Captain James Cook not the first European to visit Australia, he was preceded by more than 200 years.
A Souvenir hardback with brown cloth covered boards and silver lettering to the spine. Many black an white illustrations including maps of Australia on the front and rear end papers. Pages are clean with light tanning and only a little foxing to the edges of the text block. Binding is good. The DJ is in good condition with only slight wear to the rear left hand edge.

Added value:
1st edition
Author(s):
Kenneth Gordon McIntyre
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
22.5x15 cm approx
Edition:
1977 1st edition
Format:
Hardback
Publisher:
Souvenir Press

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