From St Petersburg to Port Jackson : Russian Travellers' Tales of Australia 1807-1912

By: Windle, Kevin; Gover, Elena; Massov, Alexander

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MINT - a NEW copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 291 pages throughout the century, other Russian ships called at Hobart, Sydney, Melbourne and Adelaide, and their officers recorded their impressions of colonial Australia, the convict system, the indigenous peoples, the life of the settlers and the wild life of the continent. This collection of official reports, travel notes and memoirs by ships’ officers and other Russian travellers offers a unique perspective on the Australian colonies and their development through the nineteenth century.

Title: From St Petersburg to Port Jackson : Russian Travellers' Tales of Australia 1807-1912

Author Name: Windle, Kevin; Gover, Elena; Massov, Alexander

Categories: Aust-History,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: North Melbourne, Australian Scholarly Publishing: 2016

ISBN Number: 1925333647

ISBN Number 13: 9781925333640

Binding: Trade Paperback

Seller ID: ID290557

Keywords: Australian history colonial history new book Russians,