Title JAMES STIRLING. Admiral and Founding Father of Western Australia.
Book Number 48989
(Crawley), Univ. of W.A. Press, (2003). Boards, fine in d/w, maps, colour and b&w illust., pp. xiv, 655. ISBN 1 876268 94 8. "... this ambitious biography, seven years in the making, breaks new ground in documenting fully Stirling's path from birth into one of Scotland's oldest families, through to founder and Governor of the Swan River Colony and, ultimately, to Admiral and British naval chief in East Asia" (d/w blurb). First edition.
WA Western Australia Swan River Colony maritime history biography James Stirling Scotland Britain British Empire exploration East Asia