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The Resource The story of Australia, Robert Lewis ; in association with National Museum of Australia ; [foreword by] Dr Mathew Trinca

The story of Australia, Robert Lewis ; in association with National Museum of Australia ; [foreword by] Dr Mathew Trinca

Label
The story of Australia
Title
The story of Australia
Statement of responsibility
Robert Lewis ; in association with National Museum of Australia ; [foreword by] Dr Mathew Trinca
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"How did Australia's earliest human inhabitants reach the island continent?...Which discovery ushered in a new era of immigration, prosperity and technological advancement?...How did a far-flung colony and military outpost transform into one of the wealthiest and most peaceful nations in the modern world?...Dip into the pages to discover these answers and more..." -- Back cover
Summary
"How did Australia's earliest human inhabitants reach the island continent?...Which discovery ushered in a new era of immigration, prosperity and technological advancement?...How did a far-flung colony and military outpost transform into one of the wealthiest and most peaceful nations in the modern world?...Dip into the pages to discover these answers and more..." -- Back cover
Writing style
Award
Children's Book Council of Australia: Notable Australian Children's Book, 2018.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10563394
Cataloging source
NSL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lewis, Robert
Dewey number
994
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
Intended audience
For children
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 9
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Trinca, Mathew
  • National Museum of Australia
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Australians
  • Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Australia
  • Australia
  • Australia
  • Australia
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/writerofforeword
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Label
The story of Australia, Robert Lewis ; in association with National Museum of Australia ; [foreword by] Dr Mathew Trinca
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 392-394) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • cartographic image
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Foreword -- 1 Earliest Australia and the First Australians -- 2 Discovery and Colonisation -- 3 Expanding Settlement: The Colonies to 1850 -- 4 Gold Changes Australia: 1850 - 1900 -- 5 Creating a Nation -- 6 The New Nation: 1901 - 1914 -- 7 Australia and the First World War -- 8 The Roaring Twenties and the Great Depression -- 9 Australia and the Second World War -- 10 Postwar Australia -- 11 Our Australia -- Select bibliography -- Index -- Image credits
Control code
000054445599
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
vi, 410 pages
Isbn
9780857983145
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations, colour facsimiles, colour maps, portraits (some colour)
System control number
(OCoLC)905338952
Label
The story of Australia, Robert Lewis ; in association with National Museum of Australia ; [foreword by] Dr Mathew Trinca
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 392-394) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • cartographic image
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Foreword -- 1 Earliest Australia and the First Australians -- 2 Discovery and Colonisation -- 3 Expanding Settlement: The Colonies to 1850 -- 4 Gold Changes Australia: 1850 - 1900 -- 5 Creating a Nation -- 6 The New Nation: 1901 - 1914 -- 7 Australia and the First World War -- 8 The Roaring Twenties and the Great Depression -- 9 Australia and the Second World War -- 10 Postwar Australia -- 11 Our Australia -- Select bibliography -- Index -- Image credits
Control code
000054445599
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
vi, 410 pages
Isbn
9780857983145
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations, colour facsimiles, colour maps, portraits (some colour)
System control number
(OCoLC)905338952

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