The Explorers of Australia and their Life-work
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The Explorers of Australia and their Life-work

By Ernest Favenc
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  • THE EXPLORERS OF AUSTRALIA
  • AND THEIR LIFE-WORK.
    • ERNEST FAVENC,
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      • THE MAKERS OF AUSTRALASIA.
    • THE MAKERS OF AUSTRALASIA.
    • AUTHOR'S PREFACE.
    • BIBLIOGRAPHY.
    • INTRODUCTION.
    • CONTENTS.
    • ILLUSTRATIONS.
    • MAPS AND PLANS.
  • PART 1. EASTERN AUSTRALIA.
    • CHAPTER 1. ORIGINS.
      • 1.1. GOVERNOR PHILLIP.
      • 1.2. CAPTAIN TENCH.
      • 1.3. THE BLUE MOUNTAINS: BARALLIER.
      • 1.4. THE BLUE MOUNTAINS: BLAXLAND.
    • 1.1. GOVERNOR PHILLIP.
    • 1.2. CAPTAIN TENCH.
    • 1.3. THE BLUE MOUNTAINS: BARALLIER.
    • 1.4. THE BLUE MOUNTAINS: BLAXLAND.
    • CHAPTER 2. GEORGE WILLIAM EVANS.
      • 2.1. FIRST INLAND EXPLORATION.
      • 2.2. THE LACHLAN RIVER.
      • 2.3. THE UNKNOWN WEST.
    • 2.1. FIRST INLAND EXPLORATION.
    • 2.2. THE LACHLAN RIVER.
    • 2.3. THE UNKNOWN WEST.
    • CHAPTER 3. JOHN OXLEY.
      • 3.1. GENERAL BIOGRAPHY.
      • 3.2. HIS FIRST EXPEDITION.
      • 3.3. THE LIVERPOOL PLAINS.
      • 3.4. THE BRISBANE RIVER.
    • 3.1. GENERAL BIOGRAPHY.
    • 3.2. HIS FIRST EXPEDITION.
    • 3.3. THE LIVERPOOL PLAINS.
    • 3.4. THE BRISBANE RIVER.
    • CHAPTER 4. HAMILTON HUME.
      • 4.1. EARLY ACHIEVEMENTS.
      • 4.2. DISCOVERY OF THE HUME OR MURRAY.
    • 4.1. EARLY ACHIEVEMENTS.
    • 4.2. DISCOVERY OF THE HUME OR MURRAY.
    • CHAPTER 5. ALLAN CUNNINGHAM.
      • 5.1. COASTAL EXPEDITIONS.
      • 5.2. PANDORA'S PASS.
      • 5.3. THE DARLING DOWNS.
    • 5.1. COASTAL EXPEDITIONS.
    • 5.2. PANDORA'S PASS.
    • 5.3. THE DARLING DOWNS.
    • CHAPTER 6. CHARLES STURT.
      • 6.1. EARLY LIFE.
      • 6.2. THE DARLING.
      • 6.3. THE PASSAGE OF THE MURRAY.
    • 6.1. EARLY LIFE.
    • 6.2. THE DARLING.
    • 6.3. THE PASSAGE OF THE MURRAY.
    • CHAPTER 7. SIR THOMAS MITCHELL.
      • 7.1. INTRODUCTORY.
      • 7.2. THE UPPER DARLING.
      • 7.3. THE PASSAGE OF THE DARLING.
      • 7.4. AUSTRALIA FELIX.
      • 7.5. DISCOVERY OF THE BARCOO.
    • 7.1. INTRODUCTORY.
    • 7.2. THE UPPER DARLING.
    • 7.3. THE PASSAGE OF THE DARLING.
    • 7.4. AUSTRALIA FELIX.
    • 7.5. DISCOVERY OF THE BARCOO.
    • CHAPTER 8. THE EARLY FORTIES.
      • 8.1. ANGAS McMILLAN AND GIPPSLAND.
      • 8.2. COUNT STRZELECKI.
      • 8.3. PATRICK LESLIE.
      • 8.4. LUDWIG LEICHHARDT.
    • 8.1. ANGAS McMILLAN AND GIPPSLAND.
    • 8.2. COUNT STRZELECKI.
    • 8.3. PATRICK LESLIE.
    • 8.4. LUDWIG LEICHHARDT.
    • CHAPTER 9. EDMUND B. KENNEDY.
      • 9.1. THE VICTORIA AND COOPER'S CREEK.
      • 9.2. A TRAGIC EXPEDITION.
    • 9.1. THE VICTORIA AND COOPER'S CREEK.
    • 9.2. A TRAGIC EXPEDITION.
    • CHAPTER 10. LATER EXPLORATION IN THE NORTH-EAST.
      • 10.1. WALKER IN SEARCH OF BURKE AND WILLS.
      • 10.2. BURDEKIN AND CAPE YORK EXPEDITIONS.
    • 10.1. WALKER IN SEARCH OF BURKE AND WILLS.
    • 10.2. BURDEKIN AND CAPE YORK EXPEDITIONS.
  • PART 2. CENTRAL AUSTRALIA.
    • CHAPTER 11. EDWARD JOHN EYRE.
      • 11.1. SETTLEMENT OF ADELAIDE AND THE OVERLANDERS.
      • 11.2. EYRE'S CHIEF JOURNEYS.
    • 11.1. SETTLEMENT OF ADELAIDE AND THE OVERLANDERS.
    • 11.2. EYRE'S CHIEF JOURNEYS.
    • CHAPTER 12. ATTEMPTS TO REACH THE CENTRE.
      • 12.1. LAKE TORRENS PIONEERS AND HORROCKS.
      • 12.2. CAPTAIN STURT.
    • 12.1. LAKE TORRENS PIONEERS AND HORROCKS.
    • 12.2. CAPTAIN STURT.
    • CHAPTER 13. BABBAGE AND STUART.
      • 13.1. B. HERSCHEL BABBAGE.
      • 13.2. JOHN MCDOUALL STUART.
    • 13.1. B. HERSCHEL BABBAGE.
    • 13.2. JOHN MCDOUALL STUART.
    • CHAPTER 14. BURKE AND WILLS.
    • CHAPTER 15. THE RELIEF EXPEDITIONS AND ATTEMPTS TOWARDS PERTH.
      • 15.1. JOHN MCKINLAY.
      • 15.2. WILLIAM LANDSBOROUGH.
      • 15.3. P.E. WARBURTON.
      • 15.4. WILLIAM CHRISTIE GOSSE.
    • 15.1. JOHN MCKINLAY.
    • 15.2. WILLIAM LANDSBOROUGH.
    • 15.3. P.E. WARBURTON.
    • 15.4. WILLIAM CHRISTIE GOSSE.
    • CHAPTER 16. TRAVERSING THE CENTRE.
      • 16.1. ERNEST GILES.
      • 16.2. W.H. TIETKINS AND OTHERS.
    • 16.1. ERNEST GILES.
    • 16.2. W.H. TIETKINS AND OTHERS.
  • PART 3. THE WEST.
    • CHAPTER 17. ROE, GREY, AND GREGORY.
      • 17.1. ROE AND THE PIONEERS.
      • 17.3. AUGUSTUS C. GREGORY.
    • 17.1. ROE AND THE PIONEERS.
    • 17.3. AUGUSTUS C. GREGORY.
    • CHAPTER 18. A.C. AND F.T. GREGORY.
      • 18.1. A.C. GREGORY ON STURT'S CREEK AND THE BARCOO.
      • 18.2. FRANK T. GREGORY.
    • 18.1. A.C. GREGORY ON STURT'S CREEK AND THE BARCOO.
    • 18.2. FRANK T. GREGORY.
    • CHAPTER 19. FROM WEST TO EAST.
      • 19.1. AUSTIN.
      • 19.2. SIR JOHN FORREST.
      • 19.3. ALEXANDER FORREST.
    • 19.1. AUSTIN.
    • 19.2. SIR JOHN FORREST.
    • 19.3. ALEXANDER FORREST.
    • CHAPTER 20. LATER EXPLORATION IN THE WEST.
      • 20.1. CAMBRIDGE GULF AND THE KIMBERLEY DISTRICT.
      • 20.2. LINDSAY AND THE ELDER EXPLORING EXPEDITION.
      • 20.3. WELLS AND CARNEGIE IN THE NORTHERN DESERT.
      • 20.4. HANN AND BROCKMAN IN THE NORTH-WEST.
    • 20.1. CAMBRIDGE GULF AND THE KIMBERLEY DISTRICT.
    • 20.2. LINDSAY AND THE ELDER EXPLORING EXPEDITION.
    • 20.3. WELLS AND CARNEGIE IN THE NORTHERN DESERT.
    • 20.4. HANN AND BROCKMAN IN THE NORTH-WEST.
    • INDEX OF NAMES OF PERSONS.
    • INDEX OF PLACE NAMES.
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