The Whitsunday Islands : An Historical Dictionary
283 pp., maps, illustrations. bottom of spine bumped, inscription on half-title page. This dictionary is the most comprehensive and reliable history ever attempted of the Whitsunday Islands and the immediate coastline. It is the product of twelve year sof intensive and original research. Over four hundred and eighty alphabetical headings lead the reader easily to the authoritative answers to much asked questions. There are brief biographies of the people who occupied the islands before and after white settlement. Additionally, there are stories of over eighty shipwrecks, marine tragedies and cyclones. The depth of research undertaken ensures this work will endure as a classic reference for the Whitsundays. 0.0. Bookseller Inventory # 1875998276AMA082812
Title: The Whitsunday Islands : An Historical ...
Publisher: Central Queensland University Press
Publication Date: 1997
Binding: Soft cover
Book Condition: Very Good
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