Journals of Two Expeditions of Discovery in North-West and Western Australia, Volume 2 - George Grey

Journals of Two Expeditions of Discovery in North-West and Western Australia, Volume 2

By George Grey

  • Release Date: 1898-09-19
  • Genre: Australia & Oceania

Description

A historical book which tells expeditions to North-West Australia and western Australia .In this 1841 publication, Grey writes about two expeditions to North-West Australia that took place under his leadership in 1837-9. Both expeditions encountered difficulties, and Grey himself was seriously wounded. In Volume 2, Grey focuses on the language and culture of the native Australians, and reveals his plans for 'raising' the Aborigines to what he regards a 'civilised' level.

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