??????? ? ????????? [The Russians in Australia]…
??????? ? ????????? [The Russians in Australia. An Historical Sketch. Translated from the English of C.M. Hotimsky by G.V. Berdenikoff].

Melbourne: "Unification" 1957.

Octavo pamphlet, 36 pp., frontispiece portrait of Bellingshausen and two other portraits; printed light blue paper wrappers.

A scarce and significant brief study of Russian involvement in Australian history, from pre-settlement voyages in that direction, to modern times. The Australian historian Hotimsky wrote widely on Russian maritime history, mostly in general works such as the Australian Dictionary of Biogrpahy. and was involved in various exhibitions of Russian books, but published few titles separately. A similar pamphlet publication, "The death of Captain James Cook: a letter from Russia – 1779", is his better known work.

A scarce and significant brief study of Russian involvement in Australian history, from pre-settlement voyages in that direction, to modern times. The Australian historian Hotimsky wrote widely on Russian maritime history, mostly in general works such as the Australian Dictionary of Biogrpahy. and was involved in various exhibitions of Russian books, but published few titles separately. A similar pamphlet publication, "The death of Captain James Cook: a letter from Russia – 1779", is his better known work.

Beddie, 2549.

Price (AUD): $240.00  other currencies Ref: #4504818

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