Australia in old maps, 820 to 1770: the northern approaches
This collection of reproductions of old maps provides detailed annotations for each map, and information about the author's search for maps in various parts of the world. Presents a case for re-examining the accepted versions of the discovery of Australia. Includes a timeline of ancient documents and an index.
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Foreword by Professor John N Molony
Map Hunting in Europe
Fr Riccis Map Shows Australia
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Aboriginals Arias Montanus Arnhemland Asia Australia Bagrow Plate Blue Mud Bay Brisbane Broad Sound Cape Byron Cape Conway Cape Melville Cape York Peninsula Carstenz cartographer Ceylon Chart China Chinese Chu Ssu Pen clearly shows coast of Queensland colour Cook copy Cotton Map Dieppe Maps Discovery of Australia Doetsz Double Island Point Dutch early maps east coast explorers Flinders Fraser Island Guinea Gulf of Carpentaria Halifax Bay Hemisphere important map India Indian Ocean Irish Istakhri Japan Java Joseph Bonaparte Gulf Katherine Gorge Keere Khwarizmi Kimberleys land mass Library Malaspina Manila map of Australia map shows map was drawn Melville Islands Mercator miles Moreton North West Cape Northern Australia Northern Territory old maps Ortelius outline Pacific Philip Plancinus Plancinus 1594 Portuguese Princess Charlotte Bay Ptolemy Queensland Queensland coast Red Sea Ricci Map Rotz sailed Shark Bay shown Spain Spanish Sydney Taprobana Torres Strait Toscanelli Map Vallard voyage west coast World Map