Historical resources for Western Australian History
Pamela Statham Drew has compiled the following list of Books and Articles relating to the History of Western Australia.
If you know of any books or articles that could be added to the list please contact Pamela at firstname.lastname@example.org
Maritime and Whaling
Australian Maritime Association
Appleyard, Professor Reg
Port Plans: Stirling to O'Connor
Fremantle Studies Volume 7
The Tyranny of Distance
Sun Books 1966
An Island Nation
Allen & Unwin 1998
Mr. Brooks and the Australian Trade
WA until 1869 - A Maritime Perspective
Whaling Around Australia
Ships and Seafarers in Australian Waters
Lansdown Press 1973
To King George III Sound for Whales
They Kept this State Afloat: Shipbuilders of WA
Douglas, L. et al
Maritime Albany remembered
Drake Brockman, H.
Voyage to Disaster
Redemption of a Slave Ship; The James Mathews
WA Museum 2009
Vols. I, 2 & 3
Bay Whaling in Western Australia
JRWAHS Early Days Vol.6, Part 5, 1966
Whaling in Cockburn Sound
JRWAHS Early Days Vol. 7 Part V 1973
Kerr, M & C.
Australia's Early Whalemen
An Island Unto Itself
First there came Ships
The Ghosts of Hamlin Bay
Carpet of Silver
A Voyage of Discovery to Terra Australia
The Wreck of the Barque Stefano - NW Cape 1875
Charles 'Maritime Trade in the Indian Ocean 1820- 1845'
University Studies in History, UWA, Vol.IV, No.4, 1966
Statham, P. & Erickson, R.
A Life on the Ocean Wave; The Journals of Captain George Bayly
Wace, N. & Lovett, B.
Yankee Maritime Activities and the Early History of Australia
Wedge, J. et al
Mathew Flinders & his Scientific Gentlemen