Tag Archives: Australia & New Zealand

Rivers of Blood, Rivers of Gold

by Mark Cocker

“Cocker has written a book on a broad subject, the kind that professional historians too rarely produce. . . . Rivers of Blood, Rivers…

The Life and Adventures of John Nicol, Mariner

by Tim Flannery

“Lively . . . exciting . . . Nicol has made a lasting place for himself in the literature of the sea and ships…

The Future Eaters

by Tim Flannery

“Like the present-day incarnation of some early-nineteenth-century explorer-scholar, Tim Flannery refuses to be fenced in. . . . [The Future Eaters] will stir imaginations–and…