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Charles Mountford lacked formal credentials as an anthropologist or scientist, yet he led the largest and most complex scientific expedition to remote Australia. Philip Jones explores Mountford’s contribution and the controversy around his leadership.

Inside Mountford’s tent: paint, politics and paperwork

Charles Mountford lacked formal credentials as an anthropologist or scientist, yet he led the largest and most complex scientific expedition to remote Australia. Philip Jones explores Mountford’s contribution and the controversy around his leadership.
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