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Ulimaroa unveiled?

Tent, J. and Geraghty, Paul (2011) Ulimaroa unveiled? The Globe (Journal of the Australian and New Zealand Map Society Inc), 69 . pp. 29-40. ISSN 0311-3930

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Abstract

The continent of Australia had a number of appellations up until the early 19th century. The most enigmatic of these was Ulimaroa. This name was bestowed by the Swedish geographer Daniel Djurberg and subsequently used by a number of other European cartographers. In this paper, it is our intention to elucidate the origin, meaning, development, and possible original referent of this name.

Item Type: Journal Article
Subjects: P Language and Literature > P Philology. Linguistics
Divisions: Faculty of Arts, Law and Education (FALE) > School of Language, Arts and Media
Depositing User: Ms Shalni Sanjana
Date Deposited: 18 Jun 2011 16:09
Last Modified: 18 Jul 2012 19:30
URI: http://repository.usp.ac.fj/id/eprint/4628
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