Booktopia has been placed into Voluntary Administration. Orders have been temporarily suspended, whilst the process for the recapitalisation of Booktopia and/or sale of its business is completed, following which services may be re-established. All enquiries from creditors, including customers with outstanding gift cards and orders and placed prior to 3 July 2024, please visit https://www.mcgrathnicol.com/creditors/booktopia-group/
Add free shipping to your order with these great books
The Birth of Sydney - Tim Flannery

The Birth of Sydney

By: Tim Flannery (Editor)

eBook | 1 April 2015

At a Glance

eBook


RRP $26.95

$22.99

15%OFF

Instant Digital Delivery to your Booktopia Reader App

The Birth of Sydney is a spectacular and brilliant anthology of writing about the creation of Australia's oldest city.

With Tim Flannery as our guide, we hear the voices of Arthur Phillip, Surgeon John White, Charles Darwin, Anthony Trollope, Elizabeth Macarthur, Nat Gould, Mark Twain and a host of others as they tell their stories of a metropolis, built on one of the world's most spectacular harbours, which began life as a dump for convicts.

'This selection of eyewitness accounts of the early history of white settlement, edited and introduced by Flannery, will seduce the most reluctant reader into a passion for Australian history.' Australian Financial Review

on

More in Australasian & Pacific History

The Menzies Era - John Howard

eBOOK

$17.99

Stoker Munro : Survivor - David Spiteri

eBOOK

Paddy The Wanderer - Dianne Haworth

eBOOK

Captain James Cook - Rob Mundle

eBOOK

The Long Road to Changi - Peter Ewer

eBOOK

The Lucky Culture - Nick Cater

eBOOK

Charles Bean - Ross Coulthart

eBOOK

$14.99

Last Woman Hanged - Caroline Overington

eBOOK