The Discovery of Tasmania (24 November 1642). Extracts from the Journal of Abel Janzoon Tasman. Extracts from translation of... Prof. J.E. Heeres., and facsimiles of original maps.

By: TASMAN, Abel.

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First published in this form 1942. [viii], 48, [8]pp, 2 folding maps. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0724622322 ***The first of a series of three titles published on 'Tasmania Day' (24 November - the date of Tasman's sighting of VDL) 1985-87 on the initiative of Peter Benson Walker, the Tasmanian bibliophile and then government backbencher.

Title: The Discovery of Tasmania (24 November 1642). Extracts from the Journal of Abel Janzoon Tasman. Extracts from translation of... Prof. J.E. Heeres., and facsimiles of original maps.

Author Name: TASMAN, Abel.

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Publisher: Hobart, Government Printer: 1985

Seller ID: 6101

Keywords: exploration maritime tasmania Van Diemen's Land,