Matthew Flinders was one of the finest navigators, his greatest work being the charting of the coastline of Australia. In fact, he gave the island continent its name.
Follow-up activities linked to the Australian Curriculum: History in Years 5 and 6 are also available, making Matthew Flinders an excellent classroom resource and an informative introduction for the general reader.
Written by Allan Drummond, with illustrations by Milan Ristic.
Title: Matthew Flinders
Author: Allan Drummond
Illustrator: Milan Ristic
Edition: 2nd edition