Find Books

This only searches the 12,000+ titles on this website, not the 400,000+ books in our shops!

Almost a French Australia: French – British Rivalry in the Southern Oceans

Raymond Hawkins, Noelene Bloomfield
ISBN: 9781920831950Category:


1 in stock

Decades before the First Fleet, French ships were exploring large stretches of Australia. This Handsomely colour-illustrated book tells the story of intrepid French explorers who charted and named many regions, laid claim to the West Coast and, but for upheavals back in Europe, could have established a French colony in Australia. pp. 190 illusts #0919 Signed by Author. (Inscription)

Additional Information

AuthorRaymond Hawkins, Noelene Bloomfield
PublisherHalstead Press
Year Published2012
Book Condition


Binding Type

Hardcover in Dustjacket