The Tasman Map

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Abel Tasman, the Dutch East India Company and the first Dutch discoveries of Australia

by Ian Burnet

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Description

This story of the first Dutch voyages to discover Australia is set against the background of the struggle of the newly formed Dutch Republic to gain its independence from the Kingdom of Spain and the struggle of the Dutch East India Company for trade supremacy in the East Indies against its Portuguese, Spanish and English rivals.

PB 208 pages