Is Jave-la-Grande Australia? The Linguistic Evidence Concerning the West Coast
Richardson, W A R
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Alexander Dalrymple was by no means alone in assuming that Jave-la-Grande was Australia. James Burney stated that he found too many similarities between the east coast of Jave-la-Grande and the then known outline of Australia's east coast to be produced solely by chance. The author sets out the evidence to counter this view.