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Flinders free pdf FLINDERS brings to life the fascinating story of this exceptional maritime explorer from the drama of epic voyages and devastating shipwrecks- his part in the naming of Australia- his cruel imprisonment by the French on Mauritius for six long and harrowing years- the heartbreaking separation from his beloved wife- and the comfort he got from his loyal cat, Trim- to his tragic death at just forty, before ever seeing the publication of his life's work. Flinders is a true hero whose name is forever woven into the fabric of Australian history. This is a gripping adventure biography in the style of the bestselling BLIGH: MASTER MARINER.

About Rob Mundle

Rob Mundle is the bestselling author of Bligh: Master Mariner and ten other books, and a journalist and competitive yachtsman whose own family heritage is with the sea, dating back to his great-great-grandfather who was the master of square riggers. Rob has reported on more than 30 Sydney to Hobart Races, covered seven America's Cup challenges (including Australia's historic 1983 win), four Olympics and numerous other major international events.

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Author : Rob Mundle
Publisher : Hachette Australia
Data Published : 26 November 2013
ISBN : 0733630421
EAN : 9780733630422
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 400 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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