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The Resource Dust and dreams : mining communities in south-east New South Wales, Barry McGowan

Dust and dreams : mining communities in south-east New South Wales, Barry McGowan

Label
Dust and dreams : mining communities in south-east New South Wales
Title
Dust and dreams
Title remainder
mining communities in south-east New South Wales
Statement of responsibility
Barry McGowan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McGowan, Barry
Dewey number
994.4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Historic sites
  • Gold Mines and Mining
  • Chinese
  • Historic sites
  • Chinese
  • Gold mines and mining
  • Historic sites
  • Miners
  • Mineral industries
  • Gold mines and mining
  • Historic sites
  • Chinese
  • Miners
  • Gold mines and mining
  • Historic sites
  • Chinese
  • Miners
  • Gold mines and mining
  • Chinese
  • Miners
  • Chinese
  • Miners
  • New South Wales
  • Monaro (N.S.W.)
  • New South Wales
Target audience
general
Label
Dust and dreams : mining communities in south-east New South Wales, Barry McGowan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 322-333) and index
Contents
Maps -- Preface -- A scarred land -- Diggers and dredges -- Smelters and smokestacks -- Who were the miners? -- Gold towns and ghost towns -- Copper towns, silver towns -- The power of localism -- Class and control -- Race, respectability and ribaldry -- Benevolence and beatitudes -- Big and little Australians -- Epilogue -- Glossary -- Abbreviations -- Bibliography -- Notes -- Index
Control code
000045532714
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 381 p.
Isbn
9781742231440
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011431767
Other control number
(YBP)100563086
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)609862733
Label
Dust and dreams : mining communities in south-east New South Wales, Barry McGowan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 322-333) and index
Contents
Maps -- Preface -- A scarred land -- Diggers and dredges -- Smelters and smokestacks -- Who were the miners? -- Gold towns and ghost towns -- Copper towns, silver towns -- The power of localism -- Class and control -- Race, respectability and ribaldry -- Benevolence and beatitudes -- Big and little Australians -- Epilogue -- Glossary -- Abbreviations -- Bibliography -- Notes -- Index
Control code
000045532714
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 381 p.
Isbn
9781742231440
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011431767
Other control number
(YBP)100563086
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)609862733

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