A picture book series about the extraordinary men and women who have shaped Australia's history, including the great Antarctic explorer, Sir Douglas Mawson.
Douglas Mawson led the first Australian expedition to the Antarctic. Meet Douglas Mawson tells the story of how Mawson survived the dangers and challenges of the frozen continent.
From Ned Kelly to Saint Mary MacKillop; Captain Cook to the ANZACS and Douglas Mawson, the Meet ... series of picture books tells the exciting stories of the men and women who have shaped Australia's history.
About the Author
Mike Dumbleton is a writer with many educational and children's books to his credit. Currently he works in New York as a Literacy Consultant and makes regular return trips to Australia to visit family and friends.
For Ages: 5 - 7 years old
For Grades: 1 - 2
Number Of Pages: 32
Published: 2nd June 2014
Publisher: Random House Australia
Country of Publication: AU
Dimensions (cm): 29.0 x 22.7 x 0.8
Weight (kg): 0.39
Edition Number: 1