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Introduced by Tim Flannery
do not hesitate to declare that the natives of New South Wales possess a considerable portion of that acumen, or sharpness of intellect, which bespeaks genius.
In 1788 Watkin Tench stepped ashore at Sydney Cove with the First Fleet. This curious young captain of the marines was a natural storyteller. His account of the infant colony is the first classic of Australian literature.
Book details and technical specifications
Format: Paperback / softback
Published: April 2012
Number of pages: 296
Width: 128 mm
Height: 198 mm
Depth: not specified
Publisher: Text Publishing