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James Stirling: Admiral and Founding Governor of Western Australia

James Stirling: Admiral and Founding Governor of Western Australia

Author: Pamela Statham-Drew
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UWAP, 2003. First edition. A  fine, unmarked copy. The d/w is also fine. Scans available if required.

Description

Man of action, naval officer, able administrator, skilled diplomatJames Stirlings distinguished and multi-faceted career carried him to the four corners of the nineteenth-century world. This ambitious biography, seven years in the making, breaks new ground in documenting fully Stirlings path from birth into one of Scotlands oldest families, through to founder and Governor of the Swan River Colony and, ultimately, to Admiral and British naval chief in East Asia.

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General Fields

  • : 9781876268947
  • : UWA Publishing
  • : University of Western Australia Press
  • : March 2003
  • : 240mm X 165mm
  • : Australia
  • : April 2005
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Hardback
  • : Pamela Statham-Drew
  • : maps, sketches, paintings
  • : 652
  • : 994.02092
  • : en