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The last blank spaces : exploring Africa and Australia

Author: Dane Keith Kennedy
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. ; London : Harvard University Press, 2013, cop. 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The challenge of opening Africa and Australia to British imperial influence fell to a coterie of proto-professional explorers who sought knowledge, adventure, and fame but often experienced  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dane Keith Kennedy
ISBN: 9780674048478 0674048474
OCLC Number: 862952038
Description: 1 vol. (xi-353 p.) : ill., cartes, jaquette ill. ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Dane Kennedy.
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As a result of Kennedy's excellent analysis, we see more clearly what Australian exploration was, and what it was not.--Jim Davidson"The Australian" (03/09/2013) Considering Australia and Africa Read more...

 
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