The Road to Botany Bay: An Exploration of Landscape and History
The Road to Botany Bay, first published in 1987 and considered a classic in the field of cultural and historical geography, examines the poetic constitution of colonial society. Through a far-reaching exploration of Australia's mapping, narrative description, early urbanism, and bush mythology, Paul Carter exposes the mythopoetic mechanisms of empire. A powerfully written...more
The link on Goodreads to Paul Carter isn't the Paul Carter that wrote this book.