Freycinet, Louis de. Voyage de decouvertes aux terres : Atlas
historique, Part 2. (1811) - Plate no. 8. 'Plan de l'ile Descres
(a la Terre Napoleon, Nouvelle Hollande).'
Plate no. 8. Freycinet, Louis de, & Henri-Louis, and Boullanger,
Charles-Pierre. Plan de l'ile Descres (a la Terre Napoleon, Nouvelle
Hollande) (1802 & 1803).
Map of Kangaroo Island, South Australia with relief shown by hachures.
Kangaroo Island was named Ile Descres by Francois Peron, after the
French Minister of Marine. None of Matthew Flinders' prior discoveries
on the northern coast of the Island, or his finding of the strait
between Yorke Peninsula and the Island and the adjoining gulf, are
acknowledged on the map.
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