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Australia’s ‘Trafalgar Day’ – Adventure, Courage and Diplomacy in 1788

Australia’s ‘Trafalgar Day’ – Adventure, Courage and Diplomacy in 1788

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Margaret Cameron-Ash joins us in person to discuss the research behind her latest book, Beating France to Botany Bay: The Race to Found Australia.


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