The Resource Bruce Rock : the story of a district, foreword by J.M. Stewart, illustrations by Robin E.A. McDonald

Bruce Rock : the story of a district, foreword by J.M. Stewart, illustrations by Robin E.A. McDonald

Label
Bruce Rock : the story of a district
Title
Bruce Rock
Title remainder
the story of a district
Statement of responsibility
foreword by J.M. Stewart, illustrations by Robin E.A. McDonald
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Summary
Short chapter on the Aborigines covering such aspects as early contacts; present situation; sites and place names
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1904-1978
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Ewers, John K.
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McDonald, Robin E. A
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  • Stewart, J. M
  • Agriculture
Target audience
adult
Label
Bruce Rock : the story of a district, foreword by J.M. Stewart, illustrations by Robin E.A. McDonald
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Introduction -- The explorers -- Sandalwooders and overlanders -- The pastoral leases -- Selection and survey -- How they came -- Towards a community life -- The coming of the railways -- A town is born -- The other towns -- After the day's work -- The hazards of life -- These are legends -- Water -- The road board -- The Aborigines -- Flora and fauna -- The changing scene -- The derpession -- The district in two wars -- The district today
Control code
M0019420
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
[v], 162 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2: Donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
Stock number
11266
System control number
0033355
Label
Bruce Rock : the story of a district, foreword by J.M. Stewart, illustrations by Robin E.A. McDonald
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Introduction -- The explorers -- Sandalwooders and overlanders -- The pastoral leases -- Selection and survey -- How they came -- Towards a community life -- The coming of the railways -- A town is born -- The other towns -- After the day's work -- The hazards of life -- These are legends -- Water -- The road board -- The Aborigines -- Flora and fauna -- The changing scene -- The derpession -- The district in two wars -- The district today
Control code
M0019420
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
[v], 162 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2: Donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
Stock number
11266
System control number
0033355

Library Locations

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