Flinders : The Man Who Mapped Australia

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FLINDERS brings to life the fascinating story of this exceptional maritime explorer from the drama of epic voyages and devastating shipwrecks; his part in the naming of Australia; his cruel imprisonment by the French on Mauritius for six long and harrowing years; the heartbreaking separation from his beloved wife; and the comfort he got from his loyal cat, Trim; to his tragic death at just forty, before ever seeing the publication of his life's work. Flinders is a true hero whose name is forever woven into the fabric of Australian history. This is a gripping adventure biography in the style of the bestselling BLIGH: MASTER MARINER.

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Product details

  • Paperback | 400 pages
  • 165 x 237 x 31mm | 528g
  • Hachette Australia
  • Sydney, Australia
  • English
  • 2 x 8pp colour photos
  • 0733630421
  • 9780733630422
  • 109,978