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The last explorer : Hubert Wilkins Australia's unknown hero

Author: Simon Nasht
Publisher: Sydney : Hachette Australia, 2007, ©2005.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: George H Wilkins, Sir; George H Wilkins, Sir
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Simon Nasht
ISBN: 9780733622427 : 0733622429 0733622429 : 0733622429
OCLC Number: 174100683
Notes: Originally published in Australia by Hodder Australia, 2005.-Includes index.-Bibliography: p. 336-337.
Description: xxi, 346 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations, portraits, maps ; 20 cm
Contents: In the blood --
True adventure thrills --
An adventurer's apprenticeship --
The mad photographers --
A man apart --
The great race --
Unsuccessfully south --
Drought lands --
Undiscovered Australia --
Ultima Thule --
Over the top --
Around the world in twenty-one days --
The suicide club --
The voyage of the Nautilus --
King of the Antarctic --
The restless years --
Ninety degrees north, 3 August 1958 --
The final journey, 17 March 1959 --
Epilogue: The weatherman.
Responsibility: Simon Nasht.

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