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|Named Person:||Charles Darwin; Charles Darwin; Charles Darwin; Charles Darwin; Charles Darwin|
|Material Type:||Biography, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
F W Nicholas; J M Nicholas
|Description:||xx, 260 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 26 cm|
|Contents:||Foreword James Moore; List of illustrations; Preface; Acknowledgements; A note on the transcriptions; 1. Introduction; 2. Arrival in Sydney and a trip across the Blue Mountains; 3. Return from Bathurst and impressions of Sydney; 4. Hobart and environs; 5. King George Sound and farewell to Australia; 6. Postscript; Appendix: summary of documents relating to Darwin's visit to Australia; Notes; Bibliography; Index.|
|Responsibility:||F.W. Nicholas & J.M. Nicholas ; with illustrations and additional commentary from other members of the Beagle's company including Conrad Martens, Augustus Earle, Captain FitzRoy, Philip Gidley King, and Syms Covington.|
'... fascinating and extremely readable narrative ... This is an elegant, informative and well-produced book ... it is a credit to the authors and the publishers. I unreservedly commend it to anyone
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Charles Darwin in Australia
Review of Charles Darwin in Australia by F. W. & J. M. Nicholas, published by Cambridge University Press in 2002.
Reviewed by Dr W. P. Palmer
This is a well-written and scholarly book that describes Charles Darwin's brief visits to various parts of Australia between January...
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- Darwin, Charles, -- 1809-1882.
- Natural history -- Australia.
- Naturalists -- England -- Biography.
- Darwin, Charles, -- 1809-1882 -- Travel -- Australia.
- Australia -- Description and travel.
- Natural History.
- Natural history.
- Darwin, Charles.