32 p. : ill. (some col.), col. maps, ports. ; 29 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.Summary: Leichhardt & Stuart shared a dream in the 1800s - to be the first Europeans to cross the Australian continent. Ludwig Leichhardt attempted to travel from east to west, while John Stuart favoured a south-north route. Both experienced terrible trials, one was successful; the other disappeared into the outback... Ages 8+