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  • Published: 30 January 2017
  • ISBN: 9780143309277
  • Imprint: Puffin
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 96
  • RRP: $15.99

History Mysteries: The Lost Explorer




Delve into some of Australian history's most baffling mysteries!

In 1848 the famous explorer Ludwig Leichhardt sets out on an epic journey. His aim is to cross Australia from east to west, but he never reaches his destination and no one from his expedition is ever seen again. Countless search parties set out to look for the expedition but no trace is ever found. Until a young boy is given an artefact with an incredible story . . .

  • Pub date: 30 January 2017
  • ISBN: 9780143309277
  • Imprint: Puffin
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 96
  • RRP: $15.99

About the Author

Mark Greenwood

Mark Greenwood is a history hunter. He enjoys searching for lost explorers and glittering treasure, delving into mysteries and solving famous cold cases. Most of all, he loves sharing the stories that he finds.
Mark's books include The History Mystery series, Jandamarra with Terry Denton and Simpson and his Donkey with Frane Lessac. His award-winning books about Australia's history have been published around the world.

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