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8 edition of Australia"s History found in the catalog.

Australia"s History

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Published by UNSW Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Australasian & Pacific history,
  • History: World,
  • Australia & New Zealand - General,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • Australia,
  • Australia & New Zealand - Australia

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMartyn Lyons (Editor), Penny Russell (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages197
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8331708M
    ISBN 100868407909
    ISBN 109780868407906

      The book – a re-imagining of the life of Elizabeth Macarthur, wife of Australian colonist John Macarthur – centres around a cache of “historical documents” that we are told from the outset.   This anniversary edition includes a new timeline tracing the history of the characters in the book as well as the history of Australia, and is right up to date with reference to Australia’s apology to Indigenous Australians. Suitable for ages 7+ Simpson and His Donkey. Mark Greenwood and Frane Lessac. ISBN Format: Hardback.

    People have lived in Australia for o years. The first people who arrived in Australia were the Aboriginal people and Torres Strait Islanders.. They lived in all parts of Australia. They lived by hunting, fishing and gathering.. Aborigines invented tools like the boomerang and spear. There is also evidence that the Aboriginal people used farming methods.   Each book centres on a key event or experience such as convict life, the Eureka Stockade, bushrangers and WWI. Each instalment in the My Australian Story series is written in the form of a diary of a young person living during an important period in history. All three of these series feature contributions from acclaimed, popular authors.

      New South Wales, a state in southeast Australia, was founded by the British as a penal colony in Over the next 80 years, more than , convicts were transported to Australia . Shaping a Nation: A Geology of Australia is the story of a continent's geological evolution as seen through the lens of human impacts. Exploring the geology, resources and landscapes of Australia, the book reveals how these have helped to shape this nation's society, environment and wealth.


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