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LIFE OF MATTHEW FLINDERS

Bass, George—

 Discovery of Twofold Bay, 105
 Discovery of Wilson's Promontory, 108
 Adventure with escaped convicts, 111
 Discovery of Western Port, 114
 French admiration for, 122
 Report on Derwent, 140
 Fate of, 145 et seq.
 Indifference to fame, 145
 Marriage of, 146
 Purchase of Venus, 146
 Voyage to Tahiti, 147
 New Zealand fishing project, 148
 South American projects, 149 et seq.
 Reports concerning his end, 155
 Letters to his mother, 155
 Flinders' last letter to, 281
 See also Flinders.
Bass Strait, discovery of, 97 et seq., 120 et seq.
 Governor Hunter on, 100, 134, 140
 Naming of, 140, 466
 Importance of discovery, 143
 Flinders' chart of, 102-3
Baudin des Ardennes, Lieut. Charles, wounded, and visited by Flinders, 407
Baudin, Captain Nicolas, his expedition to Australia, 198 et seq.
 Instructions to, 199, 200
 His career, 201
 Reaches Ile-de-France, 202
 Sails for Southern Tasmania, 203
 At Waterhouse Island, 204
 In Encounter Bay, 224 et seq., 431 et seq.
 At Kangaroo Island, 232
Baudin, Captain Nicolas—
 At Port Jackson, 246 et seq.
 Rumours of intended French settlement, 250
 Letter to Governor King, 251
 Report on Port Jackson, 256
 His account of the Encounter Bay meeting, 431 et seq
Bauer, Cape, 210, 467
Bauer, Ferdinand, botanical draftsman, joins Investigator, 179, 280, 286, 326n
Baye du Cap, 305
Beautemps-Beaupré, 206
Bell, Point, 210, 467
Bellerophon, H.M.S., 16, 19, 20, 29
 Flinders appointed to, 42
 Battle off Brest, 43 et seq.
Bennelong Point, 248n
Bergeret, Captain, 347
Blaxland, Gregory, his exploration of Blue Mountains, 99
Bligh, Captain William, voyage under Captain Cook, 20
 Command of the Bounty, 24
 Mutiny of the Bounty, 25
 Character of, 28
 Second breadfruit expedition, 28, 29
 Expedition reaches Tahiti, 32
 Voyage from Pacific to West Indies, 33
 Introduces Flinders to Duke of Clarence, 392
 Asks for dedication of Flinders' book, 393
Blue Mountains, exploration of, 97 et seq.
Blue Mud Bay, 274, 472
Bolger, Commandant, 306-7
Bongaree, aboriginal, accompanies Flinders on Queensland voyage, 159
 On Investigator, 266