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Author Chisholm, Alec H. (Alec Hugh), 1890-1977.

Title Strange journey : the adventures of Ludwig Leichhardt and John Gilbert / Alec H. Chisholm
Edition [Third]ed
Published Adelaide : Rigby, 1973

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Description xxii, 306 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 25 cm
Contents Index
Summary An account of Ludwig Leichhardt's expedition; informed by the discovery in England of letters John Gilbert (naturalist and explorer) wrote while in Australia, and his diary which he wrote during the Leichhardt expedition; mentions contact with Aboriginal people; guides Roper and Charlie
Analysis Australia. Exploration, 1844-1845. Gilbert, John, d. 1845 & Leichhardt, Friedrich Wilhelm Ludwig, 1813-1848. Biographies
Ornithology. Gilbert, John, d. 1845. Australia. Biographies
Notes Index
Previously published under the title: "Strange new world'
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 295-296
Notes From the collection of Ron Vanderwal
Subject Gilbert, d. 1845., John
Gilbert, John, -1845
Leichhardt, Ludwig, 1813-1848.
Leichardt. Ludwig. 1813-1848
Ornithology -- Australia.
Australia -- Discovery and exploration -- To 1850
Australia -- Discovery and exploration.
LC no. 73180124
ISBN 0851795706
Other Titles Strange new world