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Looking for La Pérouse: D'Entrecasteaux in Australia and the South Pacific 1792-1793

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Series: Miegunyah Series

By: Frank Horner

318 pages, B/w illus, maps

Melbourne University Press

Paperback | Dec 1996 | #67967 | ISBN: 0522847587
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Hardback | Dec 1995 | #51040 | ISBN: 0522844510
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About this book

History of the ill-fated attempt to find the French hero, which although it failed in its main intention, did make important discoveries - the chief botanist for example, Labillardiere, published the first flora of Australia as a result of the expedition.

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