Produced by Sue Asscher THE LIFE OF CAPTAIN MATTHEW FLINDERS, R.N. BY ERNEST SCOTT PROFESSOR OF HISTORY IN THE UNIVERSITY OF MELBOURNE AUTHOR OF “TERRE NAPOLEON” AND “LIFE OF LAPEROUSE” WITH PORTRAITS, MAPS, AND FACSIMILES. SYDNEY ANGUS & ROBERTSON LTD. 89 CASTLEREAGH STREET 1914. PREFACE. The subject of this book died one hundred years ago.
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