Into The Unknown The tormented life and expeditions of Ludwig Leichhardt

By: Bailey, John

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Near Fine condition. Like new. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs, Drawings & Maps. 396 pages Ludwig Leichhardt is Australia's most intriguing explorer. Born and educated in Prussia in the early 19th century, Leichhardt was a polymath, a man fascinated by the natural world and possessed by a longing for adventure and exploration. Australia was then almost completely unexplored apart from the colonies clustered on irs coastline - the interior a vast and mysterious blank. It was a continent and a time ripe for amateur naturalists and explorers, and Leichhardt took up the challenge.

Title: Into The Unknown The tormented life and expeditions of Ludwig Leichhardt

Author Name: Bailey, John

Categories: Aust-Travel,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Sydney, Allen & Unwin: 2011

ISBN Number: 1742610455

ISBN Number 13: 9781742610450

Binding: Trade Paperback

Seller ID: ID272573

Keywords: australian travel aus-travel Exploration ludwig Leichhardt,