Maritime Festival Author Talk: Don Poynton - Exploring Far East Russia and the Ring of Fire

Thursday 21st July 2022

The seas around Far East Russia were the sights of several significant voyages of exploration by Russian and English expeditions in the eighteenth century.
Three centuries later Don’s quest to see first-hand the Ring of Fire in this region, found himself visiting many of the same places and encountering the legacy and the monuments to these early explorers, with even a link to Albany.
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Event Details

Time: 2pm to 3pm

Venue: Albany Public Library

Cost: Free (bookings essential)


Organisation: City of Albany


Event Date(s)

  • Thursday 21st July 2022

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