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By Rob Mundle

FLINDERS brings to existence the interesting tale of this extraordinary maritime explorer – from the drama of epic voyages and devastating shipwrecks; his half within the naming of Australia; his merciless imprisonment through the French on Mauritius for 6 lengthy and harrowing years; the heartbreaking separation from his loved spouse; and the relief he obtained from his dependable cat, Trim; to his tragic dying at simply 40, sooner than ever seeing the booklet of his life's paintings.
Flinders is a real hero whose identify is eternally woven into the material of Australian heritage.

This is a gripping event biography within the kind of the bestselling BLIGH: grasp MARINER.

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