Xantho and the Broadhursts by Hesperian Press

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Author M. McCarthy
Barcode 9780859056762
ISBN 9780859056762
Format Books
Publisher Hesperian Press
Size 210 x 297 x 10mm
Weight (g) 400 g

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From steamships to suffragettes: In attempting to understand the strange wreck of Western Australia's first colonial steamship SS Xantho, maritime archaeologist M. (Mac) McCarthy needed to get into the mind of its owner and operator Charles Broadhurst.
Reviled and dismissed by his peers and most historians, Broadhurst was found to be Western Australia's first and foremost colonial entrepreneur, fore-runner to the famous, and in some cases equally controversial, Claude de ... Read More

From steamships to suffragettes: In attempting to understand the strange wreck of Western Australia's first colonial steamship SS Xantho, maritime archaeologist M. (Mac) McCarthy needed to get into the mind of its owner and operator Charles Broadhurst.
Reviled and dismissed by his peers and most historians, Broadhurst was found to be Western Australia's first and foremost colonial entrepreneur, fore-runner to the famous, and in some cases equally controversial, Claude de Bernales, Laurie Connell, Alan Bond and Robert Holmes

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Author M. McCarthy
Barcode 9780859056762
Isbn 9780859056762
Format Books
Publisher Hesperian Press
Size 210 x 297 x 10mm
Weight (g) 400 g

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