Geography of the Australian colonies : with a brief sketch of the islands of Australasia / by James Ewan

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Ewan, James
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Sydney : Waugh and Cox, 1854
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GEOGRAPHY OF THE AUSTRALIAN COLONIES 5
PREFACE. 7
CONTENTS. 9
GEOGRAPHY. 11
CHAPTER II. 17
CHAPTER III. DISCOVERIES IN AUSTRALIA BY CAPTAIN COOK, AND DESPATCH OF THE FIRST FLEET. 21
CHAPTER IV. FOUNDING OF THE COLONY, AND FURTHER PROGRESS OF DISCOVERIES IN AUSTRALIA. 24
CHAPTER V. THE GOVERNORS OF NEW SOUTH WALES. 30
LIST OF GOVERNORS OF NEW SOUTH WALES. 32
REMARKABLE EVENTS, &c. 33
CHAPTER VI. PHYSICAL GEOGRAPHY OF AUSTRALIA. 35
CHAPTER VII. VEGETABLE PRODUCTIONS, &C., &C. 37
CHAPTER VIII. THE NATIVE INHABITANTS OR ABORIGINES. 39
CORROBARY 40
INSTRUMENTS AND WEAPONS OF THE ABORIGINES. 41
CHAPTER IX. ANIMALS OF AUSTRALIA. 43
CHAPTER X. INTRODUCTION OF FINE WOOLLED SHEEP TO AUSTRALIA. 44
RETURN OF THE QUANTITY OF WOOL SHIPPED FROM AUSTRALIA, FROM THE YEAR 1807 TO 1852. 51
CHAPTER XI. MINERALOGY OF AUSTRALIA, WITH HISTORICAL SKETCH OF THE GOLD DISCOVERIES. 52
CHAPTER XII. POLITICAL AND STATISTICAL GEOGRAPHY OF AUSTRALIA. 55
CHAPTER XIII. LOCAL GEOGRAPHY OF AUSTRALIA. 59
TOPOGRAPHY OF AUSTRALIA. 1ST. THE COLONY OF NEW SOUTH WALES. 61
NORTHERN COUNTIES OF NEW SOUTH WALES.* 71
PRINCIPAL TOWNS IN THESE COUNTIES ARE 72
SOUTHERN AND WESTERN COUNTIES OF NEW SOUTH WALES.* 72
PRINCIPAL TOWNS IN THESE COUNTIES ARE 73
BAYS, GULFS, HARBOURS, ETC., OF NEW SOUTH WALES. 74
II. THE COLONY OF VICTORIA. 81
III. THE COLONY OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA 85
IV. THE COLONY OF WESTERN AUSTRALIA. 88
V. THE COLONY OF TASMANIA OR VAN DIEMEN'S LAND. 91
NEW ZEALAND. 95
ISLANDS OF AUSTRALASIA. 98
TABLE OF LATITUDES AND LONGITUDES OF PLACES IN, AND CONNECTED WITH AUSTRALIA. 101
CHRONOLOGICAL TABLE OF GEOGRAPHICAL DISCOVERIES IN CONNECTION WITH AUSTRALASIA. 104

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