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The Resource A traveller's history of Australia, John H. Chambers ; series editor Denis Judd ; line drawings, John Hoste

A traveller's history of Australia, John H. Chambers ; series editor Denis Judd ; line drawings, John Hoste

Label
A traveller's history of Australia
Title
A traveller's history of Australia
Statement of responsibility
John H. Chambers ; series editor Denis Judd ; line drawings, John Hoste
Title variation
History of Australia
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A comprehensive account of the history of Australia that chronicles the country's history from the ancient Aborigines to the preparations for the Sydney Olympics in the year 2000
Member of
Cataloging source
JRZ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1939-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chambers, John H.
Dewey number
994
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The traveller's history series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Australia
  • Australia
Label
A traveller's history of Australia, John H. Chambers ; series editor Denis Judd ; line drawings, John Hoste
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 348-351) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Democracy and nationalism: 1820-1900
  • Early federation, the Great War, the 1920s and '30s
  • World War II and post-war changes to 1972
  • Politics, the economy, and culture, 1972-1996
  • Politics, the economy, and culture, since 1996
  • Appendix 1:
  • Adaptation of the red kangaroo to the environment
  • Appendix 2:
  • Why boomerangs return
  • Governors-general, governors, and premiers
  • Two beginnings
  • Prime ministers
  • Chronology of major events
  • Further reading
  • Historical gazetteer
  • Physical environment
  • Aboriginal Australia
  • Europeans arrive
  • Convict system and the growth of the first two colonies
  • New Britannias: cities and colonies around the coast
  • Explorers and squatters and aboriginals
  • Economic development: 1850-1900
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Third edition, fully revised and updated.
Extent
xii, 383 pages
Isbn
9781566564243
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)963868677
  • ocn963868677
  • OCoLC
Label
A traveller's history of Australia, John H. Chambers ; series editor Denis Judd ; line drawings, John Hoste
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 348-351) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Democracy and nationalism: 1820-1900
  • Early federation, the Great War, the 1920s and '30s
  • World War II and post-war changes to 1972
  • Politics, the economy, and culture, 1972-1996
  • Politics, the economy, and culture, since 1996
  • Appendix 1:
  • Adaptation of the red kangaroo to the environment
  • Appendix 2:
  • Why boomerangs return
  • Governors-general, governors, and premiers
  • Two beginnings
  • Prime ministers
  • Chronology of major events
  • Further reading
  • Historical gazetteer
  • Physical environment
  • Aboriginal Australia
  • Europeans arrive
  • Convict system and the growth of the first two colonies
  • New Britannias: cities and colonies around the coast
  • Explorers and squatters and aboriginals
  • Economic development: 1850-1900
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Third edition, fully revised and updated.
Extent
xii, 383 pages
Isbn
9781566564243
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)963868677
  • ocn963868677
  • OCoLC

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