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The Resource Idling in green places : a life of Alec Chisholm, Russell McGregor

Idling in green places : a life of Alec Chisholm, Russell McGregor

Label
Idling in green places : a life of Alec Chisholm
Title
Idling in green places
Title remainder
a life of Alec Chisholm
Statement of responsibility
Russell McGregor
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Alec Chisholm inspired Australians to see nature anew. His Mateship with Birds, published in 1922, is a classic of nature writing, and until his death in 1977 he urged his compatriots to cherish the natural world as their national heritage. Chisholm was a pioneer conservationist, a leading ornithologist, and much else besides. He earned renown -- and some controversy -- as a journalist, biographer, historian and encyclopaedia editor. Idling in Green Places is the first full biography of this intriguing and influential Australian
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McGregor, Russell
Dewey number
B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chisholm, Alec H.
  • Conservationists
  • Nature writers
  • Ornithologists
  • Naturalists
Target audience
adult
Label
Idling in green places : a life of Alec Chisholm, Russell McGregor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Control code
000066177616
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 285 pages, 16 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781925801996
Lccn
be2019040694
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)1119561712
Label
Idling in green places : a life of Alec Chisholm, Russell McGregor
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Control code
000066177616
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 285 pages, 16 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781925801996
Lccn
be2019040694
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)1119561712

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