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This attractive Dictionary examines the heritage of, the hunt for, and the invention of Australia, taking complete account of the proof for and the idea surrounding attainable past contacts by means of the traditional Egyptians, Arabs, and chinese language seamen. Day brings the expeditions to existence, expressing the needs that drove nice sea captains deeper into turbulent waters looking for caches of spice, silks, and worthy metals.

Covers a large choice of themes including:
o Seamen from 8 nations
o The restoration of typhoon wrecked ships
o Diplomatic treaties
o precedence of discovery disputes
o army and civil explorers and surveyors
o Topographical features
o Geographical phrases and places
o Rivers and river approach

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