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Contents Chapter one: In the Wake of Cook Chapter two: 'Gentleman, scholar and seaman': Arthur Phillip and Australia Chapter three: 'The spirit of discovery': The Tragic Voyage of Lap¿rouse Chapter four: The Trials of Captain Bligh Chapter five: The Lost Voyage of Alejandro Malaspina Chapter six: 'Acquiring a more complete knowledge': George Vancouver in the North Pacific Chapter seven: 'An Herculean labour': Matthew Flinders' circumnavigation of Australia Timeline Sources and further reading Picture acknowledgements Index
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Oceania -- Discovery and exploration.
Europe -- Colonies -- Oceania.
Explorers -- Oceania -- Biography.